How to Apply for Project Ice

The 2025 application process will open in mid/late Fall.


PLEASE NOTE: We closely monitor potential health and safety impacts on the planned residence component of this course. A decision regarding the residence component also going virtual will be made BEFORE invitations to participate are sent.


To be eligible for Project Ice you must:

  • Have enough background knowledge or practice/experience with content to benefit from the course
  • Teach or supervise the instruction of paleoclimate science or relevant subject area
  • Demonstrate interest in teaching, curriculum development, and/or the training of fellow teachers
  • Demonstrate willingness to promote the teaching of paleoclimate science in your home region through a minimum of one training session for colleagues upon completion of the summer course
  • Be able to pay the $150 academic fee to the AMS Education Program upon acceptance to the course


To apply for Project Ice:

Instructions on how to apply will be available when the application process opens in mid/late Fall; please return to this page for more information.


Information about our Summer 2024 course

The application deadline will be posted in mid/late Fall, at the same time as the instructions to apply.

Please note that if you are also planning on applying for the Project Atmosphere course or the Project Ocean course, please wait for the application process for these two courses to open later this fall; details will be posted on the AMS webpages for each course linked above.

If you have questions about any part of the application process, please contact AMS via email ([email protected]) or phone (202-737-1043) between 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Eastern Time.