An association lives from its members!

The association "Freunde und Förderer des GeoForschungsZentrum Potsdam e.V." welcomes new members. Domestic and foreign, natural and legal persons as well as partnerships can apply for membership.

Annual Fee:


  • Individual: 30 Euro
  • Couple / family: 40 Euro
  • PhD student / student / apprentice / pupil: 15 Euro
  • Legal entity: 100 Euro (1000 Euro lifetime contribution)


  • Individual: from 200 Euro
  • Company / legal entity: from 500 Euro

If you are interested in becoming a member or in joining the GFZ Friends, please write to us and send the completed declaration of membership by mail or post:

If you are interested in becoming a member, there are 2 ways to become a GFZ Friend: Either fill out the online form or the membership form as a PDF and send it filled out by email to gfz-friends(at) or by post to:

Association of Friends and Sponsors of the GFZ Potsdam GeoForschungsZentrum e.V.
c/o Dr. Karina Schollän
14473 Potsdam

According to the statutes, resignation from the association must be declared in writing and is possible at the end of each calendar quarter.