What We Do
The Geological Association of Canada (GAC®) is a national multi-disciplinary geoscience organization with representatives in all Canadian Territories and Provinces as well as the United States, Europe and other parts of the world. The GAC® makes significant contributions to the promotion and development of the geological sciences in Canada through publications, awards, conferences, meetings and exhibitions.
Who We Are
Learn more about the association’s mission, vision, commitment to advanced education, and history that spans decades.
Council & Officers
All officers may be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org – be sure to indicate who you wish to receive your message.
The GAC® has a long tradition of collaborating with partners across Canada and around the world. Learn more about how these partnerships benefit our members and our industry.
Grants & Awards
GAC® provides recognition for prominent Canadian geological contributions by a series of national awards including the Logan, Ambrose, W.W. Hutchison and E.R. Ward Neale medals, the Yves Fortier Earth Science Journalism Award, and more.
Our sections are local groups composed of members of all segments of the geoscience community and provide a focal point for the local geoscience community.
The GAC® has 13 speciality Divisions, which are made up of GAC® Members interested in specific branches of geoscience or who may be concerned with the application of geoscience to specific fields of endeavor.