NWAF Scholarship/Grant Applications
The National Weather Association Foundation awards scholarships and grants to undergraduate and, in some cases, graduate students majoring in meteorology or a related field. To learn more about the eligibility and application process for each, please click on the links below.
The NWAF also awards Sol Hirsch Education Fund Grants annually to teachers/educators of grades K–12 to help improve the education of their students, school and/or community in the science of meteorology. Please click on the Sol Hirsch Grants link below to learn more of the eligibility and application process and previous grant winners.
Links to NWAF Scholarship and Grants (note - follow us on Facebook and Twitter for announcements on scholarship openings and closings)
|The NWAF David Sankey Minority Scholarship in Meteorology||CLOSED until Spring 2019|
|The NWAF Dr. Roderick A. Scofield Scholarship in Meteorology||CLOSED until Spring 2019|
|The NWAF Ken Reeves Memorial AccuWeather Undergraduate Scholarship in Meteorology||CLOSED until Spring 2019|
|The NWAF Broadcast Meteorology Scholarship||CLOSED until Spring 2019|
|The NWAF Arthur C. Pike Scholarship in Meteorology||CLOSED until Fall 2019|
|The NWAF Phillips Family Undergraduate Scholarship for Meteorology||CLOSED until Fall 2019|
|The NWAF Bob Glahn Scholarship in Statistical Meteorology||CLOSED until Fall 2019|
|The NWAF Meteorological Satellite Applications Award Grant||OPEN until April 4, 2019|
|The NWAF Sol Hirsch Education Fund Grant||CLOSED until Spring 2019|
|The David Freeman NWA Past President's Fund||CLOSED until Summer 2019|
All applications are completed on-line via Smarter Select.
Scholarship/Grant opportunities from NWA Chapters:
- The Central Iowa NWA Chapter offers the Pam Daale Memorial Scholarship in Broadcast and Operational Meteorology and the Tim Samaras Memorial Scholarship in Research Meteorology. The deadline for these scholarship applications is February 22, 2019. Both scholarships will be awarded at the 23rd Annual Severe Storms and Doppler Radar Conference that will be held March 28-30 in Ankeny, IA.
- The Memphis, TN Chapter of the AMS/NWA offers a scholarship for Memphis, TN area students.
For further information on scholarships, contact the NWA office.