AMS Graduate Fellowship in the History of Science

American Meteorological Society (AMS)


Grant amount: US $15,000

Anticipated deadline: Feb 2, 2019

Applicant type: Graduate Student

Funding uses: Research, Fellowship

Membership: Applicants must be a member of this organization to apply. Become a member.

Location of project: United States

Location of residency: United States

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Overview:

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) administers an array of graduate fellowships and undergraduate scholarships with the support of its members, corporations, and government agencies nationwide. The fellowships and scholarships help further the education of outstanding graduate and undergraduate students pursuing a career in the atmospheric and related oceanic or hydrologic sciences.

The American Meteorological Society (AMS) is pleased to invite applications for the AMS Graduate Fellowship in the History of Science, to be awarded to a student in the process of completing a dissertation on the history of the atmospheric, or related oceanic or hydrologic sciences.

The goal of the graduate fellowship is to support dissertation topics 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.

You can learn more about this opportunity by visiting the funder's website.

Eligibility:

  • To apply, the candidate must be a graduate student in good standing proposing to complete a dissertation as described above.
  • Fellowships can be used to support research at a location away from the student’s institution, provided the plan is approved by the student’s thesis advisor.

You must be a member of this organization to apply for this award - become a member. Candidates must be an AMS member or student member pursuing a degree at a U.S. institution.

Ineligibility:

  • Fellowships cannot be deferred and must be used for the year awarded.