For geoscientists charting their education and careers

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Stay current on the latest opportunities with this digest for students and early career professionals.




November — Apply for Congressional Science Fellowship; upcoming webinars; submit abstract

October — GeoCareers Day at GSA Connects 2022; Earth Science Week; Second National Conference on Justice in Geoscience

September — Opportunities at GSA Connects 2022; geologic sampling survey; postdoc info

August — Register for GSA Connects 2022; accessible field trips; job opportunities

July — Short courses; mentoring program; travel grants

June — Nominate for GSA committee service; fellowships & scholarships; upcoming webinars

May — Apply to Scientists in Parks; fellowships & scholarships; explore workforce opportunities

April — Apply to scholarships; navigating graduate school; job opportunities

March — Apply for J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarships; career workshops at Section meetings; research grants

February — Apply for a professional development workshop; comment on position statement; field experiences

January — Apply for research grants and awards; work on public lands next summer; mentoring



December — Apply for Scientists in Parks and GeoCorps projects; upcoming webinars; submit Section meeting abstract

November — Apply for the GSA-USGS Congressional Science Fellowship; upcoming webinars; Earth science resources

October — Student volunteers and DEI events at GSA Connects 2021; online GeoCareers programs; scholarships

September — GSA Connects 2021 Attendee Webinar; poster tips; job opportunities

August — Short Courses at GSA Connects 2021; Bromery Webinar Series; join a Scientific Division

July — Tips for becoming a certified geologist; unraveling sediment provenance in Brazil’s tropical lowlands; new job postings

June — Apply to Scientists in Parks; join a GSA committee; LGBTQ+ STEM Cast

May — Apply to Scientists in Parks; spring scholarships and fellowships; GeoCareers webinar

April — Apply to the On To the Future program; professional geologist licensure webinar; Science Policy Fellowship

March — Apply for grants and scholarships; hydrogeology GeoCareers webinar; geological networking event

February — Apply for J. David Lowell Field Camp Scholarships; career workshops and mentoring at Section meetings; Section research grants

January — Apply for research grants; Scientists in Parks and GeoCorps America; EarthCaches for planetary geology



December — Apply for Scientists in Parks and GeoCorps; Awards & Grants; Success In Publishing Webinar

November — Apply for fellowships, awards, and upcoming opportunities; geoscience workforce outlook; Congress and COVID-19

October — Prepare for GSA 2020 Connects Online, diversity in geoscience, job opportunities

September — Mentoring365, register for GSA 2020 Connects Online, #BlackinGeoscienceWeek

August — Geoscience jobs, submit abstract to GSA 2020 Connects Online, oil and gas webinar Q&A session

July — Webinars for remote teaching, GSA 2020 Connects Online, geoscience jobs

June — Resources for seeking federal jobs, geoscience COVID-19 study, apply for Geoscientists-in-the-Parks

May — Apply for Geoscientists-in-the-Parks, online educational resources, field camp tips

April — Upcoming GeoCareers webinars, graduate school admissions guide, career quiz

March — Grants and scholarships, GeoCareers webinar, and jobs

February — Field opportunities, jobs, and section meetings

January — GIP and GeoCorps deadlines, Climate Change in Latin America, Chairing a Session 101



December — GIP and GeoCorps deadlines, grants, upcoming webinars