Walter Anderson Fund

The Walter Anderson Fund was founded in 1995 in recognition of Walter Anderson, State Geologist Emeritus. The fund supports educational activities of the Society, including recognition of outstanding student research presentations at the annual spring meeting, and other activities initiated by members.


Donations to the Walter Anderson Education Fund can be made by check. Make checks payable to:
Geological Society of Maine. Reference the Walter Anderson Education Fund in the check memo field.

Donations should be mailed to:

Bruce E. Hunter, Treasurer
Geological Society of Maine
44 Old Fairgrounds Rd.
Readfield, ME   04355

Gifts are tax deductible.

Funding Requests

GSM welcomes submission from groups and individuals including but not limited to undergraduate and graduate students, geology clubs, educators and/or professional geoscientists. Funding preference will be given to projects that affect larger numbers of persons. Preference may also be given to GSM members.

Details for funding requests can be found here:
Educational Funding Requests.