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.
-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.