AMS Student Resources

What is Meteorology?
University of Delaware Graduate Student Funding Opportunities

The College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment (CEOE) at the University of Delaware is pleased to announce the availability of graduate student funding for Master's and Doctoral students interested in Marine Science and Policy, Geological Sciences, and Geography. 

The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award in Meteorology

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 Giving Program.

Science Fairs: Science Buddies
Science Fairs: informED
Science Fair Projects
School Talks Organized by Research Meteorologists (STORM)

This is a great opportunity for your students to interact with a scientist who studies the very phenomena they experience every day, from rainbows to winter storms.  The AMS scientists would be happy to discuss weather or climate at a level appropriate for your class and to answer questions that your students may have.

Scholarships: Ventures Scholars Program
Scholarships: AMS Scholarships and Fellowships
Private Sector Mentorship Program

The AMS Board for Private Sector Meteorologists has designed this mentorship program to create and foster one-on-one personal interactions between mentors employed in the private sector and students interested in working in the private sector tailored to the needs of each individual to enhance their understanding of opportunities and professional growth potential in the private sector of the weather and climate professional enterprise. 

Online Pictures
NOAA Education Resources
Membership Information
Glossary of Meteorology
Games: Playtime for Kids
Games: Kids' Crossing
College Selection: Listing of Schools in the Atmospheric and Related Sciences
College Selection: Discovering the Atmospheric Sciences
Careers: Occupational Outlook Handbook Atmospheric Scientists, Including Meteorologists
Careers: NOAA Careers