Robert Bates Memorial Scholarship — Past Scholars

2016 - Louisville, Kentucky USA
Adrián Obando
University Of Costa Rica, San Pedro, Costa Rica

2015 - Brooklyn Center, Minnesota USA
Cody Stack
Ohio University, Athens, Ohio
 and
Laura Simandl
University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada

2014 - St Andrews, Scotland
Michael Lee Berger
Colorado School of Mines, Golden CO

2013 - Kingston, Jamaica
Andrea Nolting
Colorado School of Mines, Golden CO

2012 - Scottsdale, AZ, USA
Sarah Gaillard
University of North Carolina Asheville, NC, USA
  and
Dana Susina
University of Georgia, Athens, GA, USA
 and
Elizabeth (Liz) Graybill
Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA

2011 - Urbana - Champaign, IL, USA
Robert Fajber 
University of Victoria, Victoria, BC, Canada Jay Bridgeman
Furman University, Greenville, SC, USA
 and
Elizabeth (Liz) Graybill
Ohio University, Athens, OH, USA

2010 - Middletown, PA, USA
Michael Stefanic 
Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA

2010 - Middletown, PA, USA
Michael Stefanic 
Shippensburg University, Shippensburg, PA

2009 - Delaware, OH, USA Michael Cheshire 
Indiana University Bloomington, IN, USA

2008 - Midwest City, OK, USA
Jie Wang 
University of Florida Gainesville, FL, USA

2007 - Boulder, CO, USA
Stephanie Murillo Maikut
New Mexico Institute of Mining & Technology, Socorro, NM, USA

Honorable Mention:  
Lisa Schleicher
University of North Carolina - Asheville
Asheville, NC, USA

2006 - Asheville, NC, USA
Hakan Demirkilic
Istanbul Technical University, Turkey 
 and
Nathan Jenks
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA

2005 - Istanbul, Turkey
Danae Voormeij
University of Victoria, Victoria, B.C, Canada

2004 - Bloomington, IN, USA 
Dawn A. Schippe (EIT Graduate Student) 
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA

2003 - Reno, NV, USA
Benjamin George
Colorado School of Mines
Department of Geology and Geological Engineering, Golden, CO, USA

2002 - St. Louis, MO, USA
Paula R. Alves
Missouri School of Mines, Rolla, MO, USA

2001 - Victoria, BC, Canada
Alfred M. Elser
Department of Geology
Georgia State University, USA

2000 - Bath, UK
Stefan Mueller
Camborne School of Mines, UK
 and
Geoffrey E. Gilbert 
University of Montana, USA

1999 - Salt Lake City, UT, USA
Martin Anctil 
University of Laval, Ste. Foy, Quebec, Canada

1998 - Norman, OK, USA
Kristen Coose
Bureau of Geology & Mineral Reources, New Mexico Instutute of Mining & Technology
Socorro, NM, USA

1997 - Québec City, 
Québec, Canada

Wayne Wright
Department of Geology, University College Dublin, Belfield Dublin 4, Ireland

1996 - Laramie, WY, USA
Arnold Doden
Penn State University, University Park, PA, USA

1995 - El Paso, TX, USA
Kim MacLeod
Nova Scotia Department of. Natural Resources, Halifax, NS, Canada