Climate Change Scholars Program

The Climate Change Scholars program's goals are to:

Benefits of The Program Include:

  • Financial support up to $3,300/semester
  • Participation in climate change research on campus.
  • Membership in a community of scholars in Climate Change research
  • Opportunities to participate in summer internships
  • Special advising and professional development to support your academic progress
Fellowship Requirements
  • Particpation in climate change research 4-8 hours a week during the semester
  • Particpation in the Climate Change Scholars Seminars on Fridays from 3-5PM
  • 1-2 semester meetings with a scholarship advisor


Students must be full-time undergraduate students majoring in a relevant major connected to climate change science (earth & climate science, geography & environment, chemistry & biochemistry, biology, mathematics, and engineering majors are encouraged to apply); be within two years of completing a Bachelor’s degree; be available to participate in the FRIDAY 3:00-5:00pm seminar series; be eligible for financial aid as verified by the financial aid office; and be a US citizen, permanent resident, national or alien admitted as a refugee admitted under section 207 of the Immigration and Nationality Act.

Climate Change Scholars Faculty

Please visit our Climate Change Scholars faculty page to learn about those that support our program and their departments

Contact Information

For more information about the CSME Climate Change Scholars Program please contact Jamie Chan at

Application Deadline *Extended to JUNE 1st 2015*