Fifth Special Symposium on Tropical Meteorology and Tropical Cyclones

The Fifth Special Symposium on Tropical Meteorology and Tropical Cyclones is sponsored by the American Meteorological Society and organized by the AMS Committee on Tropical Meteorology and Tropical Cyclones.

Student Award Opportunities

The Fifth Special Symposium on Tropical Meteorology and Tropical Cyclones will host a student paper competition with award certificates and cash prizes for exemplary undergraduate and graduate student oral and poster presentations. Students must be the first author and presenting their own, original work. Students who wish to be considered for this prize must indicate their eligibility when submitting their abstract.

 

Once abstracts have been submitted, the Tropical Meteorology/Tropical Cyclone committee
will offer three student presenter travel funds to students whose abstracts have been accepted. Students who wish to apply must send the following documents to the program chairs (
ckieu@indiana.edu and stephanie.stevenson@noaa.gov) no later than 15 October 2022.

  • Statement of why they wish to attend the AMS Annual Meeting
  • Statement of commitment to attend if they receive the travel grant
  • Letter of support from their adviser 

Conference Contacts

For additional information, please contact the program chairs: Chanh Kieu (ckieu@indiana.edu) and Stephanie Stevenson (stephanie.stevenson@noaa.gov).