Foundation Update

Registration is now open! Click here to visit our secure event registration website. Join Chairman Jay Henthorne, his wife, Mary Beth, and fellow Trustee Associates for the 37th Annual Trustee Associates Meeting at Barton Creek Resort and Spa in Austin, Texas. Come celebrate the Foundation’s continued success and enjoy the fellowship of friends old and new.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

Ken Coulson, a third year Ph.D. student at Loma Linda University, received the 2014 John H. and Colleen Silcox Named Grant as part of the Grants-In-Aid research grant program. This generous grant recognizes his research in southwestern Utah, where Ken is studying Upper Cambrian elongate microbialites.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

The L. Austin Weeks (LAW) Undergraduate Grant program provides grants to geoscience scholars who are furthering their undergraduate geoscience education both inside and outside of the traditional classroom setting.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

The 37th Annual Trustee Associates Meeting will take place September 10-13, 2014 at Barton Creek Resort and Spa in Austin, Texas. Join Chairman Jay Henthorne and his wife, Mary Beth, and dozens of Trustee Assocaits for an amazing, relaxing time at the Barton Creek Resort. Click here to learn more about the fabulous amenities available at the Barton Creek Resort and Spa. Registration will begin in June - stay tuned!

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

The turnout of Grants-in-Aid applications for this year’s cycle of awards was yet again tremendous. In 2014, the Grants-in-Aid Committee scored more than 375 applications. The Foundation is proud to share that 91 graduate and doctoral students studying various fields of geoscience received a total of $207,750 in funds. These funds are available annually thanks to our named grants, most of which bear the names of generous donors and pioneers in the industry.

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American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

Charles (Chuck) Rubins joined the TA’s in August with a generous gift to the Military Veteran’s Scholarship Fund. Chuck received in BA in Geology from the University of Vermont and his PhD from Syracuse University. He spent the majority of his career with Chevron and now is Director of Petroleum Consulting at the Information Store in Houston. Chuck and his wife, Janet, live in Katy, TX.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

David Wheatley, a second year M.S. student at the University of Utah, received the 2013 Allan and Eleanor Martini Named Grant. This grant helps to support David’s research in Southern Utah on soft sediment deformation and injectites in the Jurassic Carmel Formation.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

The L. Austin Weeks Undergraduate Grant program awards deserving geoscience students and their college or university departments with $1,000 in financial funding. The award is split between a nominated student and his or her department, each receiving $500.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

Dr. Robert Goldstein, Associate Dean for the Natural Sciences and Mathematics at the University of Kansas, has been named the winner of this year’s AAPG Foundation Professorial Award.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
Foundation Update

The L. Austin Weeks Memorial Medal is given in recognition for extraordinary philanthropy and service directed to advance the mission of the AAPG Foundation.

American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)

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