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Geo-Institute Students:

Get recognized and grow your career...

Get involved in student programs at the Geo-Institute. Opportunities include participation in: graduate student organizations, competitions, committees, career workshops, career fairs, and more.

About Student Membership


GeoChallenge >>

There are four GeoChallenge Competitions in which students are invited to participate each year at the annual conference. They are: GeoWall, GeoPrediction, GeoPoster, and GeoVideo. GeoChallenge participants are eligible for travel grants in accordance with the published rules for each event.

Graduate Student Organizations >>

Students at any U.S. college or university who are interested in geotechnical engineering are encouraged to join a Graduate Student Organization (GSO) at their university.

Student Committees >>

The Geo-Institute has three committees that facilitate the student program:  The Student Participation Committee, the Student Leadership Council, and the Organizational Member Council.

Student Membership >>

Student membership in the G-I is open to undergraduate and graduate students who are pursuing an academic discipline related to the geoprofession. 

Funding >>