News and Announcements

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) congratulates doctoral student Stephanie Sparks as one of two 2019 recipients of the Harriet Evelyn Wallace Scholarship. This highly competitive scholarship, which is awarded each year to two women pursuing graduate degrees in geoscience, provides a $5,000 award for one academic year.

Friday, March 8, 2019 - 08:00
The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) invites you to tell the story of how AGI made a difference for you ― in your studies, in your career, or in your life generally. You could win a $100 prize and more in AGI's new Game Changer Contest, just for sharing a brief anecdote of up to 100 words about how AGI has been a “game changer” for you.
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 09:00

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to share its annual report, "View to the Future," which recounts the accomplishments of AGI and the geoscience community from September 2017 to October 2018.

Monday, February 4, 2019 - 10:43

Last year produced many important developments in science policy at the federal level that will shape the work of geoscientists, and the applications of geoscience for society in the coming year, according to the 2018 Geoscience Policy Annual Review, published today by the American Geosciences Institute (AGI).

Thursday, January 17, 2019 - 08:00

The AGI Keystone Fund underwrites the completed renovation of AGI’s headquarters and provides a bedrock of support for AGI’s next 70 years.

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 - 09:30

2018 marks the 70th anniversary of the American Geosciences Institute (AGI), and staff celebrated this exciting milestone with a festive video that captures the remarkable transformation of AGI’s headquarters, featuring AGI people and programs.

Tuesday, December 18, 2018 - 13:23

Founded in 1948, the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is proud to celebrate its 70th year with the completed, cutting-edge renovation of its Alexandria headquarters, the M. Ray Thomasson Building, and the announcement of new partnership opportunities and membership benefits.

Friday, December 14, 2018 - 09:00

With just over a month left to apply, now is the time to go online and view a new webcast about the prestigious Edward C. Roy Jr. Award for Excellence in K-8 Earth Science Teaching. The free, two-minute webcast provides an overview of the competition.

Thursday, December 13, 2018 - 11:18

This year’s Earth Science Week theme was “Earth as Inspiration,” and the American Geosciences Institute (AGI) saw record participation and exceptional submissions in this year's Earth Science Week contests. Read about the winners and finalists from each category.

Thursday, December 6, 2018 - 16:29

The American Geosciences Institute (AGI) is pleased to support member society National Ground Water Association’s Groundwater Week (December 3-6, 2018) with a new online resource pulling together AGI water science resources.

Monday, December 3, 2018 - 13:17