The On To the Future (OTF) program supports students from diverse communities to attend the Annual
Meeting by offering partial travel funding, full meeting registration, one-year membership, mentorship,
and special sessions with leadership while at the meeting.
Initiated in 2013 by the GSA Diversity in the Geosciences Committee with strong support from the GSA
President, Council, and Foundation, the program formed part of GSA's 125th anniversary celebrations.
With funding from individual members and donors, corporate sponsors, and GSA’s Sections, Divisions, and
Associated Societies, OTF will continue to support students from diverse communities to attend the