Digital Advertising

GSA Connection, GSA Today issue eAlertsGeoMart Services Directory

Rates & Details 

Geoscience-related organizations may place digital ads in certain Society media for promotion of items of interest to the geological community.

Currently, digital ads are accepted in:

  • GSA Connection: e-news magazine distributed mid-month to more than 36,000 [email]
  • GSA Today issue eAlerts: distributed to more than 13,000 monthly upon release of GSA Today issue [email]
  • GeoMart: directory of products & services [web]

In accordance with The Geological Society of America’s (GSA) mission to advance the geosciences and to support the geoscience workforce, GSA offers advertising services. GSA accepts tasteful geoscience-related advertisements that may be of interest to the geoscience community. The Society reserves the right to decline advertising at its sole discretion.

Acceptance of advertising does not in any manner constitute GSA’s endorsement or recommendation of the providers’ products, services, policies, or practices.


Digital Ads
1x 3x 6x 12x
Digital Ads $400
per month
per month
per month
per month
Cross frequency is earned with other GSA products.

Discounting may be offered if client is also advertising in other GSA publications.
Exhibitors: special discounts may apply.

Recognized ad agencies: Digital ads are not commissionable.

Position Placement

GSA Connection
Above the fold positioning: 4 placements available
Top position: add $175 [inquire for availability]
2nd-4th position: add $150 position fee

Top banner position: add $150 [inquire for availability]

GSA Today issue eAlerts
One leader digital ad per issue [inquire for availability]


GSA Connection

  • Requests for digital ad space must be received by the 20th, one month prior to the issue;
  • final art file is due by the 30th, one month prior to the issue.
  • GSA Connection is released by email about mid-month.


Submit ad any time for posting.

GSA Today issue eAlerts

  • Inquire about availability.
  • Requests for digital ad space must be received by the 20th, one month prior to the issue.
  • final art file is due by the 30th, one month prior to the issue.
  • The issue alert releases the last week of the month preceding issue.

Digital Ad Specifications

GSA Connection & GeoMart
100 pixels wide × 200 pixels tall
72 dpi
256 colors
Static file (no animations) File format: .png, .gif or .jpg
File size: 10kb or less (GSA Connection)

Ad content must be relevant to the geosciences and in good taste. Keep text to a minimum and make sure it is legible.

Include contact information (web, phone, email) in the ad or link directly to organization website. Client must provide live web page link and assumes responsibility for link accuracy. Links will be made active at no additional charge.

Send as e-mail attachment to Include company contact name, address, phone number, and e-mail address with all correspondence.


Advertising Manager will contact client with cost of advertisement; provide remittance form and payment information.

Terms: due upon receipt; credit cards are accepted for payment.

Rates & Information

Product / Service Ads
> GSA Today Display Ads monthly print/digital issues
> Annual Meeting Program annual print/digital issue

> GeoMart Services & Supplies web page
Classified / Recruitment Job Ads
Classifieds / Recruitment Job Ads
Job Board/web and GSA Today/print
Digital Ads
Display Ads
Web | E-mail
Ann Crawford
GSA Advertising Manager
+1-800-472-1988, ext. 1053 (toll-free)