American Meteorological Society
National Weather Association
Memphis, TN CHAPTER
The Memphis Chapter of the AMS/NWA is pleased to have awarded our 2015-2016 scholarship to Mr. Nick Morgan, a senior pursuing a B.S. in Meteorology from the University of Tennessee at Martin. Nick attended Henry County High School and MTSU before transferring to UT-Martin in 2013. He is currently the President of the AMS chapter at UT-Martin and hopes to one day become a severe weather researcher, particularly in the area of nocturnal convection and tornadogenesis, which is a major issue in the southeast U.S. After graduation in 2016, Nick plansto attend graduate school to prepare him even further for a career in severe weather research.
Congratulations Nick - our 2015-2016 AMS/NWA-Memphis Scholarship recipient!
Scholarship eligibility guidelines include that the applicant must reside in the area served by the Memphis Chapter (roughly a 100-mile radius around the city of Memphis), should be pursuing post-secondary education towards a degree in meteorology and/or atmospheric sciences in the 2016-2017 school year, and will be taking multiple classes towards that degree during that academic year. Click the link to the right to download the application.
Previous recipients of the AMS/NWA-Memphis scholarship:
2011 - Brittany Bell
2012 - Ryan DiFani
2013 - William Churchill
2014 - none
2015 - Nick Morgan