Student Opportunities

Travel Grants

A Student Travel Grant is available for the 33rd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology.  Please see the Student Travel Grant Page for more information and to apply.  The application deadline is March 23.

Student Assistant

Volunteer students are needed for registration and audio/visual support during the conference. Student volunteers are required to be in attendance the entire conference, and be available to work 1/2 each day from Sunday through Friday. The students will work either the first or second shift (i.e., morning or afternoon). For volunteering, the student will get their registration fee waived and $25.00 per day for food allowance. This program is a first come, first served basis. A limited number of students will be needed for the conference. Those students interested should please contact Marissa Welch at mwelch@ametsoc.org for details.

Award Opportunities

Student Award Opportunity for the 33rd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology

The Committee on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) is proud to present awards recognizing 3 outstanding oral presentations and 3 outstanding poster presentations given by students at the 33rd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology. These awards recognize outstanding student contributions based on an evaluation of both the submitted written paper and corresponding oral or poster presentation. Students are asked at the time of the abstract submission if they want to be considered for such awards.  

In addition, students who want to be considered for travel support will be asked to note this when submitting their abstract, and are asked to submit a note of justification for funds. Students must be the first author on submissions and be presenting their own, original work. The application deadline is March 1. There are 3 student travel support awards available at $300 each.

For additional information please contact the Agricultural and Forest Meteorology program chairpersons: Dr. Brian Viner (brian.viner@srnl.doe.gov) and Dr. Claudia Wagner-Riddle (cwagnerr@uoguelph.ca).

 

Student Award Opportunity for the Fourth Conference on Atmospheric Biogeosciences

The Committee on Atmospheric Biogeosciences of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) is proud to present awards recognizing 3 outstanding oral presentations and 3 outstanding poster presentations given by students at the 33rd Conference on Agricultural and Forest Meteorology/12th Fire and Forest Meteorology Symposium/Fourth Conference on Biogeosciences. These awards recognize outstanding student contributions based on an evaluation of both the submitted written paper and corresponding oral or poster presentation. Students are asked at the time of the abstract submission if they want to be considered for such awards.  In addition, students who want to be considered for travel support will be asked to note this when submitting their abstract, and may be asked to submit a note of justification for funds. Students must be the first author on submissions and be presenting their own, original work. 

For additional information please contact the Atmospheric Biogeosciences program chairpersons: Dr. Tim Griffis (timgriffis@umn.edu), Dr. Elyn Humphreys (elyn_humphreys@carleton.ca), Dr. Kyawtha Paw U (ktpawu@ucdavis.edu) or Dr. Allison L. Steiner (alsteine@umich.edu).