Applicants should complete the application form┬áincluding a statement of research interests, obtain a copy (unofficial is fine) of their undergraduate transcript(s), and solicit two letters of recommendation from referees (e.g. former teachers). The letters of recommendation should be sent (email or hardcopy) directly from the referee to the program (see contact email and mailing address below). Applicants should consider that referees may find it useful to have a copy of the student’s completed application before preparing a letter.

Applications are due March 1, 2018. Submit complete applications by:

1) Scan and email the application to


2) Mail a hard copy to the address below.

Dr. Lynn Soreghan
(Attn: France IRES Program)
Geology and Geophysics
100 E. Boyd Street, SEC 710
University of Oklahoma, Norman, OK 73019