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AMS Scholarships and Fellowships

AMS Scholarship and Fellowship applications are now being accepted!

Scholarships and Fellowships

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

Travel grants are available for senior undergraduate and graduate students to attend AMS meetings held in the U.S. or Canada.  2016 student membership dues must be paid before applying.

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.