Graduate Fellowship in the History of Science

Funding Agency:
American Meteorological Society

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 Society encourages applications from women, minorities, and disabled students, traditionally underrepresented in the atmospheric and related oceanic and 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.

Deadline: May 24, 2024

Agency Website

Eligibility Requirements

To apply, the candidate must be a graduate student in good standing proposing to complete a dissertation as described above. 



Amount Description

The Fellowship carries a $20,000 stipend and will support one year of dissertation research. Fellowships cannot be deferred and must be used for the year awarded, but 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.

Funding Type



Grad/Prof Students
Women and minorities encouraged


Arts & Humanities
Environmental & Life Sciences
Social Sciences

External Deadline

May 24, 2024