The American Meteorological Society (AMS) can help foster your growing contribution to the weather, water, and climate community through the resources available on this page.
Applications open in September, while closing dates vary from January to June of the following year.
AMS fellowships and scholarships help further the education of outstanding graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a career in the atmospheric and related oceanic or hydrologic sciences.
Travel grants are available for senior undergraduate and graduate students to attend AMS meetings held in the U.S. or Canada
Meeting Award Opportunities
Many AMS meetings offer travel awards as well as award certificates and cash prizes for the best student oral and poster presentations.
News and Announcements
- The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award in Meteorology
- Deadline: 12 June 2015
The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award was established by the American Meteorological Society to honor the late Rev. James B. Macelwane, S.J., a world?renowned authority of seismology, who was a geophysicist and Dean of the Institute of Technology, Saint Louis University, until his death in 1956. The recipient of the Father James B. Macelwane award will receive a stipend of $1000 supported by member donations to the AMS 21st Century Campaign.
- AMS Broadcast Board Seeks Student Volunteer
- Deadline: 1 May 2015
The AMS Broadcast Board is seeking the assistance of a meteorology student to volunteer to help connect universities and students with the AMS and the broadcast industry. The student should be at least entering their sophomore year in college, in good standing with their university, and be a member of the AMS.