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George Compton Geology Scholarship

George Compton Geology Scholarship

"To ensure the industry we love remains relevant and sustainable Reed Resources offers scholarships with Curtin to attract the best and brightest mining professionals, who are the industry’s future."

James Hahn (Recipient)


"The George Compton Scholarship really helped me in achieving my academic goals during my last year of study in Kalgoorlie. By having this financial security I was able to focus solely upon my studies, this in turn allowed me to make the most of my opportunities and be a highly competitive graduate in today's market."

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The George Compton Geology Scholarship has been developed by Reed Resources Ltd in conjunction with Curtin University to encourage students considering a career in geology to undertake their studies at Kalgoorlie. The scholarship is to honour the work of the late George Compton, a highly respected Goldfields geologist and author.

Reed Resources Ltd is an emerging mid-tier gold mining company in Western Australia, developing a major gold project at Meekatharra. It also has a high grade lithium resource and a high grade titanium/vanadium resource under evaluation, and exploration interests in iron ore and nickel.

The George Compton Geology Scholarship will be awarded on academic merit to a third year or honours student who is enrolled in an eligible science degree at Curtin University.