The W. A. Tarr Award was first established in March 1949, to recognize outstanding students in the Earth Sciences. Qualifying criteria for the award are provided as well as a list of individuals who received this award for the 2012-2013 academic year.
"Sigma Gamma Epsilon 2012-2013 W. A. Tarr Awards,"
The Compass: Earth Science Journal of Sigma Gamma Epsilon:
4, Article 4.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.csbsju.edu/compass/vol85/iss4/4