Mission: Seg foundation advances geophysics today and inspires geoscientists for tomorrow through funding innovative activities and grant programs that benefit geophysicists, their professional community and the society of exploration geophysicists and the general public. To provide scholarships, professional development and youth outreach activities that advance geophysics, train geoscientists and interest youth in the study of the geosciences.
Programs: Merit based scholarships are awarded from various foundation funds to students demonstrating excellence in their pursuit of geoscience majors.
student (youth) outreach through programs such as the international science and engineering fair (isef), geoscience summer field camps, university and student programs (membership, reference library, travel and educational opportunities).
professional development through conferences and classes for the study of geophysics. Includes the development of an internet website for information, publications and training in the geophysics.