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.

News & Announcements

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.

AMS Annual Meeting Opportunities

97th AMS Annual Meeting | 22–26 January 2017 | Washington State Convention Center | Seattle, WA

If you’re a student interested in and or currently studying the field of weather, water, and climate, attending the AMS Annual Meeting is an essential and important step in your career path. For a complete list of student events at the Annual Meeting, please visit the Annual Meeting Student page.

Student Conference

21–22 January 2017 in Seattle, Washington

Listen to invited speakers from the private, broadcast, academic, and government sectors on potential career options, submit a student poster, and enjoy an exclusive career fair and networking evening.

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Job Board

Latest Job Posting

Intern Board

Latest Internship Posting

Additional Job Boards


AGU Career Center



AMS Scholarships and Fellowships

AMS offers various scholarship and fellowship opportunities for the 2017-2018 academic year to students pursing degrees in the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences.  Applications are now open and due in January and February 2017.

see complete list of scholarships and fellowships


Become a Student Member

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.

Weather Resources

Science fair information, games, educational resources, weather safety, and much more!