The GDL Foundation


The GDL Foundation fosters teaching of and research in the geosciences, from grade school teaching support through post-graduate level research.  We are focusing our research support on study of chemical and mechanical interactions in rocks, or “structural diagenesis” and its practical applications.


What we do

Foundation Programs




The Foundation is currently soliciting applications for fellowships and scholarships.  Applications received by November 2, 2015 will be eligible for support for 2015 and 2016.

Fellowship Application

Scholarship Application