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The American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG), founded in 1963, is the largest association dedicated to promoting geology as a profession. It presently has more than 7,000 members in the U.S. and abroad, organized into 36 regional Sections. The Institute adheres to the principles of professional responsibility and public service and is the only international organization that certifies the competence and ethical conduct of geological scientists in all branches of the science with members employed in industry, government, and academia. AIPG emphasizes competence, integrity and ethics. AIPG is an advocate for the profession and communicates regularly to federal and state legislators and agencies on matters pertaining to the geosciences.


2015 AIPG Dues - Past Due

Membership Dues were due January 1, 2015. 
Members that have not paid as of February 15, 2015 will be suspended
An additional $20 (late fee) is required for payments received after February 15, 2015.

Annual membership dues were due and payable January 1, 2015 in accordance with the Bylaws.  You are encouraged to login to the AIPG Member portion of the website to pay your dues for 2015.  Paying online helps save on printing and postage costs. A few straightforward instructions and the link follow for paying online. Credit card payments can be taken over the phone (303) 412-6205 or fax your dues statement with credit card information to (303) 253-9220, or mailing address is below. Call if you have any questions (303) 412-6205.

Click on MEMBER LOGIN to pay dues, make a donation, and purchase insignia items. Your login is your email and the system has you setup your password if you haven't already. You must login to pay dues, search the directory, or make changes to your record.  


The Foundation of the
American Institute of Professional Geologists

The Foundation of the American Institute of Professional Geologists has been established to: make educational grants to support individual scholarships to undergraduate and graduate students in the geosciences; prepare literature with educational content about the role of geosciences as a critical component of the sciences and of the national economy and public health and safety; make grants to classroom geoscience teachers for classroom teaching aids; support development of education programs for the science and engineering community; support geoscience internships in the nation's capital; support geological field trips for K-12; and support educational outreach programs to the public on the state and local level.
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AIPG News...

AIPG Call for Abstracts - Ohio 2015 Conference

AIPG Conference on The Expanding World of Unconventional Shale Hydrocarbon Resources - The role of Hydraulic Fracturing in the Development of the Utica, Marcellus and other Devonian Shales of the Appalachian Basin
with Short Course and Field Trip. CALL FOR ABSTRACTS - online or pdf
The conference is being held in Columbus, Ohio on April 27-29, 2015. Presentations are on April 27th and 28th with a half day short course and a half day field trip on April 29th. Co-hosted by the AIPG Ohio Section. Sponsors and Exhibitors are welcome. For additional information contact Cathy Duran at cld@aipg.org or call 303-412-6205.


Geoscience Currents #96: U.S. Geoscience Enrollments & Degrees Robust in 2014

Enrollments in U.S. geoscience programs remained robust during the 2013-2014 academic year. Enrollments continued its long-term growth trend with 6% and 4.5% increases for undergraduate and graduate enrollments, respectively.  Degree production at U.S. geoscience programs also remained strong. The revised 2013 enrollments showed a surge to over 4000 awarded bachelor degrees. The sudden increase in Master’s degrees awarded in 2012 has become persistent with continued strong growth at that level, with some of that growth at the expense of doctoral program enrollments. View the latest Geoscience Currents online at http://www.americangeosciences.org/workforce/currents.


AIPG Call for Abstracts - Alaska 2015 National Conference

Join the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) at the 2015
Annual National Conference in Anchorage, Alaska! Present and attend the technical sessions on September 21 & 22nd. The technical session presentations will be held at the Hilton Anchorage Hotel, 500 West Third Avenue, Anchorage, AK 99501 - Hotel: 1-800-HILTONS - Room Rate: $137 - www.hiltonanchorage.com. To have your abstract considered for a presentation please go to http://www.aipg.org/abstract/ to submit an abstract online by May 4, 2015.


AIPG Student Scholarship Applications Due 2/15/2015

AIPG Student Undergraduate and Graduate Scholarship applications are due February 15, 2015. For details on the undergraduate scholarship click here. For details on the graduate scholarship click here. If you have any questions call 303-412-6205 or email aipg@aipg.org.


AIPG Call for Abstracts - 2015 Energy Exposition

Join the American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) at the 2015
Energy Exposition in Billings, Montana! Present and attend the technical
sessions organized and hosted by AIPG on June 24th-25th with an optional
field trip on Friday, June 26th. The schedule is structured to allow plenty
of time to browse and participate in the Energy Exposition. Registration
will include ‘Breakfast and a Movie’ both days, lunch, and reduced ticket
pricing for the Expo dinner on June 25th. Go to http://energyexposition.
com/
for additional information on the Energy Exposition. The technical session presentations will be held at the Rimrock Arena within the MetraPark Expo Center, 308 6th Avenue N., Billings, MT 59101. To have your abstract considered for a presentation please go to http://www.aipg.org/abstract/ to submit an abstract online by March 9, 2015.


AIPG Section Newsletters

The AIPG Minnesota Section Newsletter - January 2015 is now online.

The AIPG Michigan Section Newsletter - January 2015 is now online.

The AIPG Northeast Section Newsletter - Holiday 2014 is now online.

The AIPG Georgia Section Newsletter - December 2014 is now online.

The AIPG California Section Newsletter - Holiday 2014 is now online.


AIPG Journal - The Professional Geologist (TPG)

The AIPG quarterly journal, The Professional Geologist, October/November/December 2014 issue is now available online.


AIPG DIRECTORY OF GEOSCIENCE PRODUCTS & SERVICES

AIPG is excited to announce the recent launch of the latest edition of our new online buyer's guide, the Directory of Geoscience Products & Services.

This industry-specific search engine efficiently connects your company with geoscience professionals.

Please be aware that you may be contacted by our publishing partner, MultiView, during the coming weeks in order to verify the information currently displayed in your organization's listing. If you have any questions about this program, please don't hesitate to reach out.

You may also contact MultiView directly at 1(800)816-6710 or by email at aipg@multiview.com.


AIPG New Members and Applicants listing

Listing of New Members and Applicants - August 8 - October 30, 2014.


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The American Institute of Professional Geologists (AIPG) was founded in 1963 to certify the credentials
of practicing geologists and to advocate on behalf of the profession.

AIPG represents the professional interests of all practicing geoscientists in every discipline.
It's advocacy & efforts are focused on the promotion of the role of geology and geologists in society.