Description of Funds

Educational Outreach



Online Resources


Recognition and Awards


General Fund

Exists for the discretionary use of the Trustees to support any activity which they deem worthy and is in accord with the purposes for which the Foundation was established.

Education Fund

Supports initiatives aimed at K-12 educators and students intended to foster passion and knowledge in the next generation of geoscientists

L. Austin Weeks Memorial Fund

Provides funding for programs and projects that promote the science of petroleum geology. The fund is unrestricted and used at the description of the Trustees

Operating Fund

Supports the operational costs of the AAPG Foundation, including staff salaries.