Continuing Education Scholarships

The Central Oregon Geosciences Society proudly presents our new Continuing Education Scholarships for educators teaching in Crook, Deschutes, and Jefferson Counties. This scholarship is intended to provide financial assistance to local educators striving to improve their ability to teach the geosciences to their students. These subjects include geology, volcanology, seismology, geomorphology and other related subject matter.

Please download, print and fill out the application, then scan and email it to: , or print out and mail the completed paper form to COGS, PO Box 2154, Bend OR 97709.  Applications will be reviewed and one scholarship will be awarded quarterly. If you have any questions regarding the application or the process, please email:  

Student Research Grants

The Central Oregon Geosciences Society offers student research grants for undergraduate and graduate students. Grants are intended to support research in any field generally related to the geosciences, with a focus on central Oregon. Grant funds may be used to support analytical costs, travel costs, field expenses, and other costs associated with research projects.

 Application Deadlines:

December 15, 2020

March 1, 2021

2020 Grants

Pilot Butte Inclusion

Rachel Hargrove

Central Oregon Community College

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Past Outreach Events


COGS table at the Archeology Roadshow in Bend - Saturday June 8th, 2019