Gamma Theta Upsilon

The International Geographical Honor Society


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March, 2018 Volumes 58-1 and 58-2 of The Geographical Bulletin are now available online.

February, 2018 Scholarship Applications for 2018 are now available.

January, 2018 Issue of the GTU Newsletter is now available on our Newsletter page.

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Visiting Geographical Scientist Program


The Visiting Geographical Scientist Program (VGSP) welcomes applications for the current academic year.

Funded by Gamma Theta Upsilon (GTU), the International Geographical Honor Society, and managed by the AAG, the VGSP sponsors visits by prominent geographers to colleges and universities across the country. Its purpose is to stimulate interest in geography, especially in small departments that do not have the resources to bring in well-known speakers. Participating institutions select and make arrangements with the visiting geographer. The VGSP covers travel costs and provides a small honorarium; host institutions provide meals and housing.


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