The Geosynthetic Institute is delighted to announce the recipients of the 2012–2013 academic year GSI Fellowship Awards. In order to be eligible, students must:

  • Focus on a geosynthetic topic
  • Have a passed his/her candidacy examination leading to a doctorial degree
  • Be recommended by his/her major advisor

The GSI Board of Directors made the selections from a number of proposals from universities around the world. Announcements for the sixth year of the program will appear this winter, as well as being announced on the institute’s website at

Geosynthetic Institute


George R. Koerner, Ph.D., P.E., CQA
Director – Geosynthetic Institute

Robert M. Koerner, PH.D., P.E., NAE
Emeritus Director – Geosynthetic Institute