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Significant Opportunities in Atmospheric Research and Science SOARS Program

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Deadline
February 1, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • SOARS encourages applications from individuals who are members of a group that is historically under-represented in the atmospheric and related sciences, including students who are Black or African American, American Indian or Alaska Native, and Hispanic or Latino, female, first-generation college students, and students with disabilities. SOARS welcomes lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender students; students who have experienced, and worked to overcome, educational or economic disadvantage and/or have personal or family circumstances that may complicate their continued progress in research careers.

    Eligibility:
    -Have completed the equivalent of two years of college
    -Have at least one semester of college remaining after the initial summer program
    -Have a cumulative 3.0 GPA or higher
    -Have a major in atmospheric science or a related field such as the geosciences, biology, chemistry, computer science, earth science, engineering, environmental science, mathematics, meteorology, oceanography, physics or social science
    -Plan to pursue a career in atmospheric or a related science
    -Have U.S.-citizen or permanent-resident status
    -Be comfortable with all internship requirements

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Jocelyn White
  • P.O. Box 3000
  • Boulder, CO 80307-3000
  • soars@ucar.edu
  • 303-497-8622

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