About the Scholarship

The John Jeffries Meteorology Scholarship is awarded to the master and doctorate degree students who pursue a research study on meteorology or meteorological risk modeling as it relates to natural disasters. The scholarship recipient may use the scholarship award only for project-related expenditures that include tuition, room and board, research expenses and/or reasonable travel expenses associated with the presentation of research at the FLASH Annual Conference.


How to Apply for this Award?

  • An applicant must provide a fully-completed application form in order to begin in this scholarship fund. The applicant must respond to all questions on the application form.

  • In addition to that, an applicant must provide unofficial transcripts of undergraduate and graduate records.

  • A student must also give proof of statement or agreement to direct the applicant’s graduate research program from the proposed faculty advisor.


Award Amount and Deadline:

The $1,500 award will be given to one recipient.

All applicants must apply for this award on or before 15th March 2019. 


Eligibility Criteria

  • The applicant must have a bachelor's degree from an accredited university or college for higher education.

  • The applicant must be enrolled in an accredited university or college to pursue a graduate study.

  • The applicant must be pursuing an Engineering, Construction, Architecture, or Materials Science program in the area of Meteorology or Meteorological risk modeling as it relates to natural disasters.