Varies
Avg. Amount Awarded
305
Days
February 24 2025
Application Deadline
Yes
Renewable
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AMS Scholarship for Underserved Communities

Description

The AMS Scholarship for Underserved Communities will award funding to students who have been traditionally underrepresented in the sciences, especially Hispanic, Native American, and Black/African American students. Students who will be entering their freshman year of college in the fall of 2023 are eligible to apply. Students must plan to pursue careers in the atmospheric or related oceanic and hydrologic sciences. Marine Biology is not eligible. Students eligible to apply for the AMS Scholarship for Underserved Communities may also apply to the AMS Freshman Scholarship Program but can only accept one scholarship if selected for both. Please visit the scholarship's website for more information.

Amount Details

$3,000
Low Amount Awarded
$6,000
High Amount Awarded

Eligibility Requirements

  • CheckmarkMust be an undergraduate student
  • CheckmarkMust attend a university or a four-year college
  • CheckmarkMinimum 3.0 GPA
  • CheckmarkRestricted by race for Black, Hispanic or American Indian/Alaska Native students
  • CheckmarkRestricted to students studying Hydrology, Marine/Ocean Engineering
  • CheckmarkRestricted by ethnic heritage: Hispanic, Latin American/Caribbean, African

How to Apply

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Contact Donna Fernandez
AMS Development and Student Program Manager
dfernandez@ametsoc.org
Tel: 617-227-2426 ext. 3907 Address 45 Beacon Street
Boston, MA 02108-3693