Students

From scholarships to meeting and networking opportunties, the American Meteorological Society (AMS) can help foster your growing contribution to the weather, water, and climate community.

Annual Meeting Opportunities

Annual Meeting Travel Grants

Grants are available to current senior undergraduate or graduate students interested in attending the Virtual 101st AMS Annual Meeting. If selected, your conference registration fee is covered by AMS! Application deadline extended to 18 December.

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Student Assistant Program

We are looking for dependable undergraduate student members to work directly with AMS staff members assisting in moderating sessions for the virtual elements of the 101st AMS Annual Meeting.  Student Assistants will be provided with 101st Annual Meeting registration (short courses not included), and a small per diem.  Training will be provided. CLOSED - Applications were due by 6 November.

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AMS Scholarships and Fellowships

AMS offers various scholarship and fellowship opportunities for the 2021-2022 academic year to students pursing degrees in the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences. 

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Reach Your Full Potential

AMS is proud to partner with AGU, SEG, and AWG to offer mentoring opportunities in the Earth and space sciences through the new Mentoring365 program.

 

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News & Announcements

NOAA Undergraduate Scholarships

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Office of Education is pleased to announce the availability of scholarships for undergraduate students majoring in disciplines related to oceanic and atmospheric science, research, or technology, and supportive of the purposes of NOAA’s programs and mission. Over 100 students are selected each year for participation in the Ernest F. Hollings (Hollings) and Educational Partnership Program (EPP) with Minority Serving Institutions (MSI) undergraduate scholarship programs. These scholarships include support for two years of undergraduate study and summer internship opportunities at NOAA facilities across the country.

Regeneron Science Talent Search 2021

The Regeneron Science Talent Search 2021 application is now open through November 12, 2020! Be sure to tell rising 12th grade scientists and engineers about their chance to win $250,000.

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.

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AMS Student Membership is open to any student, undergraduate or graduate, enrolled at least half-time at an accredited institution of higher learning.

Career Resources

Are you considering a degree in meteorology or are you not sure what career path to pursue, but have a strong interest in weather, water, and climate? Visit our Careers in Meteorology page to find resources on this exciting field.

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