The Geological Society of America (GSA) and the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) are two of the leading geoscience organizations in the world. GSA was founded in 1888 and supports theprofessional growth of earth scientists at all levels of expertise and from all sectors: academic, government, business, and industry. The Society unites thousands of earth scientists from every corner of the globe in a common purpose to study the mysteries of our planet (and beyond) and share scientific findings. GSA is supported, in part, by funds donated to and raised by the GSA Foundation. AGI is a federation of geoscience societies founded by the National Academy of Sciences in 1948. The Institute provides information services to geoscientists, supports the shared interests of the geosciences, and plays a major role in geoscience education.
Why We Participate:
The Geological Society of America and the American Geosciences Institute are committed to supporting the growth of geoscience among students and recognizing excellence in student research.