American Meteorological Society Graduate Fellowships

Multiple Locations,
United States
Term: Academic Year

 Provides funding for outstanding students starting graduate study in the atmospheric sciences or related disciplines

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) Graduate Fellowship Program is a source of scholarships and special opportunities with AMS for outstanding students about to begin graduate study in the atmospheric sciences or related disciplines. These fields include atmospheric sciences, chemistry, computer science, engineering, environmental science, hydrology, mathematics, oceanography, and physics.

Each fellowship provides a $24,000 stipend for the initial year of graduate study, plus partial travel support to attend the AMS Annual Meeting. AMS also offers its fellows special tours of various agencies in the Washington, D.C. area and ongoing academic and career support.

Candidates must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents entering their first year of full-time graduate study in the atmospheric, hydrologic, or oceanic sciences in the fall of the application year. Candidates must also have a current GPA of at least 3.25 on a four-point scale at the time of application.

Fact Sheet

Columbia Alumna/us, Columbia College, Columbia Engineering, Columbia General Studies, Senior, U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident
Fellowship Type:
Postgraduate Degree-Seeking
Multiple Locations,
United States
North America
Academic Year

Dates & Deadlines

Academic Year
Application Deadline: 
Saturday, January 1, 2022