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AAUS Foundation

Our Mission

Support AAUS in facilitating the development of safe and productive sceintific divers through education, research, and the advancement of standards for scientifid diving practices, certifications and operations.

The Foundation

We are excited to introduce the newly formed AAUS Foundation. This 501c3 group, incorporated in 2010, will further the mission of AAUS by encouraging tax-deductible donations. The Foundation was organized for the support and promotion of the AAUS by furthering the Academy's mission of facilitating the development of safe and productive scientific divers through education, research and the advancement of standards for scientific diving practices, certifications and operations. Awards funded by AAUS include the Kathy Johnston and Kevin Gurr Scholarships, best student paper at the AAUS annual symposium and an internship opportunity is offered in conjunction with Our World Underwater.

The Foundation Board

Diana Steller - Moss Landing Marine Laboratories
William Dent - University of South Florida
Michael Dardeau - Dauphin Island Sea Lab
Neal Pollock - Center for Hyperbaric Medicine, Duke University/DAN
Phil Lobel -  Boston University
Elliott Jessup - California Academy of Sciences

Please visit our website to find out more about Foundation projects, purchase products and donate today! www.aausfoundation.org

 



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