Student Opportunities

Travel Grants


The European Meteorological Society invites applications for a Young Scientist Travel Award (YSTA) to support the participation of young scientists at the 19th Conference on Mountain Meteorology. The award includes financial support for travel expenditures of 500€. Young scientists under 35 years of age on the first of January 2020 working and/or studying in a European country are eligible for an award. For more details visit:

Award Opportunities

Best Student Presentation Awards

The Committee on Meteorology encourages abstract submissions from students for which awards will be given to the best student oral and poster presentations at the conference. Students must indicate that they wish to be included in the competition when submitting an abstract.


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 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 Meghan Summers for details.