GSA for Students and Recent Graduates
Jump start your career in the Geosciences!
- Gain Cutting-Edge Knowledge and Insight
- Publish and Present your Research
- Apply for Research Funding
- Interact with the Worldwide Geoscience Community
- Succeed in Your Pursuit of a Geoscience Career
Receive one FREE Division Membership when you Join or Renew
Receive FREE online access to scientific journals.
Geology — GSA Bulletin — Geosphere — Lithosphere
GSA Publications Cover What’s Hot in the Geosciences
|Included With Membership:|
(30% member-only discount on most items)
Attend just ONE GSA function
and the member savings covers your annual dues.
Offset meeting attendance costs through travel grants and volunteer opportunities.
GSA's Annual Meeting attracts more than 6,000 attendees across all disciplines to participate in a high energy science exchange. Technical sessions, hot topics, field trips, special events, and more offer something for everyone. Take advantage of Career Enhancement opportunities while networking for your future.
|• The Campus Connection||• Mentoring Sessions|
|• Employment Service Center||• Workshops|
|• President's Student Breakfast|
GSA Section Meetings present similar experiences at a more intimate regional level, and offers the perfect venue for students to present their research. Awards for best papers and posters, coupled with mentoring programs and travel and research grants, make participation in your section a must!
Join any number of GSA's 18 Specialty Divisions for more focused opportunities. Divisions offer short courses, sessions and trips, research grants and awards, along with leadership and networking opportunities. Students receive one free Division Membership.
Graduate student members are encouraged to apply for a GSA Research Grant. Historically, nearly one out of two applicants received funding.
Gain practical experience by working on an exciting field project in a National Park, National Forest, or the Bureau of Land Management—GeoCorps™ America can make it happen.
Travel and study through GeoVentures with others who share your interests.
Be part of the community that is shaping the future of earth science!
Publish your research through premiere journals and other publications for worldwide circulation and exposure. GSA's online abstract services offer the opportunity to publish and present your research at GSA's Annual and Section Meetings.
Be informed about government and policy issues that affect the geoscience community. Participate in the development of GSA position papers, congressional visit days, and grassroots activism.
Give back to the profession by supporting research, educational programs, and public outreach efforts through contributions to the GSA Foundation.
GSA Affinity Relationships
- Save up to $3,300 on a new Subaru — Subaru VIP Partners Program.
- Save on a car rental with Enterprise. Use GSA's corporate code: 32F3047; and PIN: GEO.
|Renew your membership
|Not a GSA member?
Become a member.