The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award in Meteorology

American Meteorological Society (AMS)


Grant amount: US $1,000

Anticipated deadline: Jun 8, 2019

Applicant type: Undergraduate Student

Funding uses: Conference, Research

Location of project: Anywhere in the world

Location of residency: United States

Location of citizenship: United States

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Overview:

The Father James B. Macelwane Annual Award was established by the American Meteorological Society to honor the late Rev. James B. Macelwane, S.J., a world renowned authority of seismology, who was a geophysicist and Dean of the Institute of Technology, Saint Louis University, until his death in 1956.

The purpose of this award is to stimulate interest in meteorology among college students through the submission of original student papers concerned with some phase of the atmospheric sciences.

Award includes a $1000 stipend and partial travel support to the AMS Annual Meeting.

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

Eligibility:

  • The student must be enrolled as an undergraduate at the time the paper is written, and no more than two students from any one institution may enter papers in any one contest.

Ineligibility:

  • No more than two students from any one institution may enter papers in any one contest.