To be eligible for the David Sankey Minority Scholarship in Meteorology, applicants must: be a minority undergraduate (going into their sophomore year or higher in the fall) or graduate student who is majoring in meteorology (or related field); be US citizens, or students with residence status, attending a US accredited college or university; and not be past recipients of this scholarship. Applicants must ensure that all application materials, including transcripts and recommendation letters, are received by the closing date.
The David Sankey Minority Scholarship in Meteorology honors the legacy of NWA Charter Member David Sankey (1946-2000). The David Sankey Minority Scholarship in Meteorology may be awarded in an amount up to $1,000 per year to one qualified student to cover qualified education expenses such as tuition, fees, and course-related expenses such as books, supplies, and equipment. Applicants must have one or more semesters to complete after the scholarship is awarded.