About Membership

Dues $105/year
Qualification Open to professionals in the geosciences
Notes
  • Membership in AAPG Divisions may incur additional dues payments

Membership is open to those with at least a bachelor's degree in the geological sciences and a minimum one year's experience in the professional practice or teaching of geology.

The Executive Committee may waive degree requirements if in its judgment an applicant has adequate professional experience and has attained standing in the profession.

Members are eligible for AAPG’s graduated dues system based upon the individual’s ability to pay.

  • Explorer - Print Edition (optional)
  • Bulletin - Electronic Edition
  • Bulletin - Print Edition (optional)
  • Bulletin - Annual CD (optional)
  • Discounted tuition for select educational opportunities
  • Discounted books
  • Access to the AAPG Career Center
  • Ability to join DEG, EMD, and DPA
  • Ability to vote in elections
  • Ability to run for elected office
  • Ability to lead a standing committee