Students & ECP

Students & Early Career Professionals

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GSA Connects 2022 offers compelling events to help you make new contacts, advance your career, and learn new skills.

From career workshops and mentoring opportunities to networking events, there are nearly endless opportunities that make GSA Connects 2022 valuable for students and early career professionals.

Before the Meeting

  • Plan ahead and find sessions and events to attend
  • Participate in pre-meeting events, mentoring opportunities, and webinars
  • Attend pre-meeting short courses and field trips
  • Apply for travel grants or the student volunteer program

At the Meeting

  • Take the next step with GeoCareers Programs
  • Deepen your roots with Campus Connection
  • Hone your skills at a workshop
  • Enjoy social and non-technical events
  • Network with potential employers

Student Volunteer Program

Earn free registration and get an insider's view of the meeting. If you would like to be a Student Volunteer, please sign up as a volunteer before registering for the meeting.

Learn more about volunteering

Travel Grants

GSA Sections, Divisions, and Associated Societies are ready to help you defray your costs for registration, field trips, travel, etc. Learn more about eligibility, deadlines and award amounts.


  • GeoCareers Day
    • Mon., 10 Oct., 10 a.m.–2 p.m. US$25.
  • A Night at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science: A Reception for Students and Early Career Professionals
    • Tues., 11 Oct., 7–9:30 p.m. US$20 (increases to US$25 after 6 Sept.).
    • Unwind, network with your colleagues, and visit the Denver Museum of Nature and Science. Add this student and early career professional event to your registration. Space is limited and the price increases after 6 Sept.