Student Opportunities

Student Travel Awards

The  Committee on Mesoscale Processes of the American Meteorological Society (AMS) is offering two student travel awards of $350 each to help supplement travel expenses. Students who wish to be considered for travel support are asked to send your CV and submit a brief (1/2 page) justification for funds to the conference conference co-chairs: Erin Munsell (, Chris Nowotarski (, and Gretchen Mullendore (, by Monday, June 24th.

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 at least 1/2 a day from Sunday through Thursday. 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 Christine Card ( for details. 

Student Travel Grants

AMS funds non-presenting students to attend AMS meetings.  The application for the 18th Mesoscale Conference AMS Student Travel Grant is 7 June.  Learn more and apply here.