Undergraduate Student News

SMART Scholarship-for-service Program

— posted on Sep 09, 2015 10:57 PM

The Science, Mathematics, And Research for Transformation (SMART) scholarship-for-service Program fully funds undergraduate and graduate degrees in a wide range of technical areas, including all fields of Engineering, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Brain and Cognitive Sciences, and Mathematics. 2015 Application Deadline: December 31, 2015.

Matthew Rydzik: Tornado Chaser

— posted on Aug 25, 2015 01:54 PM

A student spotlight by the Penn State Institutes of Energy and the Environment (PSIEE) highlights Meteorology student Matthew Rydzik's participation in the VORTEX2 tornado experiment funded by NSF and NOAA.

AccuWeather founder pledges $2 million for Penn State weather center

— posted on Jul 26, 2018 10:00 AM

Joel N. Myers, the founder, president and chairman of AccuWeather Inc. and current Penn State trustee and alumnus, has committed $2 million to help ensure Penn State’s continued international leadership in meteorology, University President Graham B. Spanier announced at the Board of Trustees meeting today (Sept. 11).

National Weather Association Meteorological Satellite Applications Award for Undergraduates

— posted on Jun 20, 2014 10:40 AM

The 2010 Meteorological Satellite Applications Scholarship, a great opportunity for undergraduate students to demonstrate scientific excellence in satellite meteorology. The winner receives a $500 scholarship and a chance to present their work at the 2010 NWA Annual Meeting in Tuscon, AZ in October 2010. The deadline for submission of papers is June 16, 2010.