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HELEN BELYEA

Awards
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Dr. Belyea won numerous awards and for her work in geology and contributions to Canadian science.  Below I have provided  links that will allow you to check out the details of the requirements to achieve each of the awards, and honors that Dr. Belyea received.

Dr. Helen Belyea's Awards

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The Barlow Memorial Award

According to Dr. Karina Bodo, "Dr. Belyea received the Barlow Memorial Award from the Canadian Institute of Mining and Metallurgy for an economic geology paper.  She was the first woman honoured this way."

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(Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy and Petroleum. "The Barlow Memorial Award". Barlow memorial medal. Retrieved from: Google Images 12 January 2007.)
   www.cim.org/Awards/gif/BarlowMemorialMedal.gif

"fellow" of the Royal Society of Canada

To be elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada is an extreme honor and was a rare acomplishment for a woman during the 19th century. Helen Belyea was elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada in 1962 (Bodo).

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(McGill Reasearch and Innovation. "The Royal Society of Canada Fourm". Royal Society of Canada Forum - March 29, 2006. Retrieved from: Google Images 12 January 2007.)

Honorary Member of the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists

Dr. Belyea was also an honorary member of the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (science.ca).

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( Dalhousie University. "The Canadian Society of Petroeum Geologists Award". Earth Sciences. Retrieved from: Google Images 12 January 2007.)
    earthsciences.dal.ca/.../images/cspg-logo.gif

The Order of Canada

Dr. Belyea was an Officer of the Order of Canada(science.ca).

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(World Metal Index. "The Order of Canada" Canada: The Order of Canada. Retrieved from: Google Images 12 January 2001.)
    www.medals.connectfree.co.uk/.../canada01.jpg

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