Earth, Atmospheric and Planetary Sciences Professional Associations

Professional Associations are a great source of information about internships, career pathways, conferences, scholarships, opportunities to meet people in your field, and a whole host of career-related topics. Usually associations will provide a discounted membership rate for students enrolled in college.


Society of Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry

Advancing the Science of Limnology and Oceanography

American Association of Petroleum Geologists

American Astronomical Society

American Geological Institute

American Geophysical Union

American Meteorological Society

American Water Works Association

Association for Women Geoscientists

Environmental Protection Agency

Geochemical Society

Geological Society of America

The International Association for Science, Technology and Society

International Astronomical Union

Local Government Environmental Assistance Network

Mineralogical Society of America

National Association of Environmental Professionals

National Mining Association

National Aeronautics and Space Administration

National Weather Association

North American Association for Environmental Educators

The Oceanography Society

Paleontological Society

Society for the Advancement of Chicanos & Native Americans in Science

Society of Economic Geologists

The Society of Exploration Geophysicists

Society of Independent Professional Earth Scientists

The Student Conservation Association

US Geological Survey


National Association of Geoscience Teachers

National Earth Science Teachers Association

National Science Teachers Association

Association of Science-Technology Centers

Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development

National Association for Research in Science Teaching

The Association for Science Teacher Education

School Science and Mathematics Association


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