Graduate Student Resources

Opportunity for U.S. graduate students to participate in an international research and educational experience

The NSF-sponsored International Research Experience for Students (IRES) Advanced Study Institute - Field Studies of Convection in Argentina (ASI-FSCA) program is a 21-day program from 30 October - 19 November 2018. It will provide an opportunity for U.S. graduate students to participate in an international research and educational experience during the RELAMPAGO (Remote sensing of Electrification, Lightning, And Mesoscale/microscale Processes with Adaptive Ground Observations) field campaign in Cordoba, Argentina in Fall 2018.

Pathways to Science Postdoc & Early Career Opportunities
AMS Graduate Fellowships

A $25,000 stipend will be presented to each fellowship recipient for a nine-month period in the 2018/2019 academic year.  In addition, fellowship recipients will receive partial travel support to attend the AMS Annual Meeting.

AMS Graduate Fellowship in the History of Science

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) is pleased to invite applications for the AMS Graduate Fellowship in the History of Science, to be awarded to a student in the process of completing a dissertation on the history of the atmospheric, or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. The Fellowship carries a $15,000 stipend and will support one year of dissertation research.

Financial Aid Opportunities for Minority Students (
College Selection: Listing of Schools in the Atmospheric and Related Sciences
AMS Career Center
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. 

AMS Intern Board

This area was constructed to help connect our members with new internship opportunities. Use the links below to guide you as you begin your internship search. Recruiters: You now have access to a pool of candidates searching for internships in the atmospheric and related oceanic and hydrologic sciences.

Careers: NOAA Careers
Scholarships: AMS Scholarships and Fellowships
Careers: A Career Guide for the Atmospheric Sciences
College Selection: Discovering the Atmospheric Sciences
Careers: Occupational Outlook Handbook Atmospheric Scientists, Including Meteorologists
AMS Bookstore
AMS Chapter Information
Membership Information