Scholarships in Atmospheric Sciences And Meteorology

Postdoctoral Fellowship

Award: $55,000, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must be a recent recipient (within two or three years) of a doctoral degree and have an interest in oceanographic sciences or engineering. Transcripts, at least three recommendations, and a statement of research interests/career plans are required to be submitted. Selection is based upon applicant's research potential.

CICOR Postdoctoral Scholar Fellowship

Award: $45,250, Deadline: January 15

Applicant must hold a doctoral-level degree. Selection is based upon academic record, research promise, and relevance of the applicant's scientific interests to the research themes of CICOR. Transcripts, resume, letters of recommendation, synopsis of dissertation, and statement of research interests and career plans required.

Geophysical Fluid Dynamics Fellowship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Current curriculum vitae or resume, at least three recommendations, and two personal statements are required to be submitted.

Delaware Space Grant College Graduate Fellowship

Award: $30,000, Deadline: April 24

Applicant must be a United States citizen who is performing aerospace-related research in areas such as design or technology.

AMS Undergraduate Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be enrolled as a full-time student in an accredited U.S. institution with a minimum 3.25 GPA, and an intention to make atmospheric science a career. Selection is based upon academic excellence and achievement.

AMS Industry/Government Graduate Fellowship

Award: $23,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident entering first year of graduate school at an accredited U.S. institution pursuing a full-time course of study in the atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences over a full academic year.

Air Force ROTC College Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 1

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen, meet medical and physical qualifications, and be eligible for commissioning prior to age 27. High school applicant must have a minimum 2.5 GPA, rank in the top two-fifths of class, and have a minimum composite ACT score of 24 (combined SAT I score of 1100).

AMS/Industry Minority Scholarship

Award: $3,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident who is Black/African-American, Hispanic, or Native American and intending to make atmospheric science a career. Selection is based upon academic ability. Transcripts, standardized test scores, and letter of recommendation required.

Postdoctoral Fellowship in the Atmospheric Sciences

Award: $60,000, Deadline: January 6

Applicant must have a Ph.D. or Sc.D. granted in an area related to the National Center for Atmospheric Research science or must be able to complete such a degree and finish all thesis revisions and defense before starting the NCAR appointment.

Global Change Education Internship

Award: -, Deadline: January 5

Fellowship in Oceanography for Minority Undergraduates

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a minority student who is a U.S. citizen or permanent resident enrolled in a U.S. college or university, and has an interest in marine policy, marine sciences, or oceanographic engineering. Application, current curriculum vitae or resume, transcript, at least three letters of recommendation, and personal statement are required to be submitted.

Horton Hydrology Research Grant

Award: $10,000, Deadline: March 1

Applicant must be a graduate student studying hydrology, water resources, or a closely-related field.

Global Change Education Fellowship

Award: -, Deadline: January 5

Research proposal required.

AMS Freshman Undergraduate Scholarship Program

Award: $2,500, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be entering freshman year of undergraduate study in the fall majoring in atmospheric or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Selection is based upon academic excellence.

AMS Graduate History of Science Fellowship

Award: $15,000, Deadline: March 31

Applicant must be looking to complete a dissertation on the history of the atmospheric, or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences. Fellowship looks to generate a dissertation topic in the history of the atmospheric, or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences, and to foster close working relations between historians and scientists. An effort will be made to place the student into a mentoring relationship with an AMS member at an appropriate institution.

Patricia Collins Amaral Memorial Fund

Award: $600, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must be a senior who has a minimum 3.0 GPA and who has demonstrated the finest qualities of leadership through participation in campus organizations and has rendered service of significant benefit to the campus community.

Alumni Association Scholarship

Award: -, Deadline: February 15

Applicant must demonstrate community leadership and have met the award criteria established by the Alumni Association's Scholarship Committee. Applicant must have completed 12 credits last semester and 24 credits at Bridgewater State College as of December 31. Applicants who have transferred from Massachusetts Community Colleges, Dean College, or Quincy College are eligible to apply.