The Peter B. Wagner Memorial Award for Women in Atmospheric Sciences will be based on a paper competition and awarded to a woman pursuing a Masters or Ph.D. in atmospheric sciences or a related program at a university in the United States.
To be eligible, applicants must be pursuing a Masters or Ph.D. in a program of atmospheric sciences or a related field as of the application deadline date. Applicants must submit a paper based on original research directly related to the identification, clarification, or resolution of an atmospheric or climatic problem.
The amount of the award is $1,500.
An applicant should submit a PDF file of the full manuscript and a cover letter describing her graduate program of study by email or regular mail (postmarked by the deadline date) to:
Dr. Vera Samburova
Chair of the Selection Committee
Wagner Award for Women in Atmospheric Sciences
Desert Research Institute
2215 Raggio Parkway Reno, NV 89512