AMS Student Member Benefits
Special Offer for AMS Student Members
Join as a Student Member now and pay a discounted dues rate for five
years after graduation. Our Early Career Dues structure will allow you
to make the transition to full membership gradually and affordably, but
without a loss of benefits. Just upgrade to full Member status and the
cost of your membership will increase from the Student Member rate for
the first full year after graduation to no more than half of the Member
rate for each of the next four years.
Complimentary subscription to the Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society (BAMS)
BAMS, the official organ of the Society, will keep you abreast of Society activities, services, and benefits. You can read weather-related articles, book reviews, and program announcements and learn about upcoming AMS sponsored or co-sponsored meetings, symposia, and workshops. The BAMS Digital Edition, and iOS App, which include the entire magazine, are available to all individual AMS members.
Complimentary monthly subscription to Physics Today
Physics Today, the flagship publication of The American Institute of Physics, is the most influential and closely followed physics magazine in the world, informing readers about science and its place in the world with authoritative features, full news coverage and analysis, and fresh perspectives on technological advances and ground-breaking research. AMS Members living in the U.S. receive a Print + Online subscription to Physics Today. (Members living outside the U.S. receive a Digital subscription to Physics Today and may choose to opt into a print subscription instead)
Society journals at greatly reduced subscription rates
Access the latest reports of scientific research and developments as published in the AMS's peer-reviewed journals...available in print and online! And since students pay just one-half the AMS Member rate, your savings are substantial!
Eligibility for undergraduate scholarship and graduate fellowship awards, student travel grants to AMS meetings, and best paper awards at many conferences.
Special member rate for Weatherwise magazine
AMS members can purchase a personal subscription AND an unlimited number of gift subscriptions to Weatherwise magazine at nearly a 50% discount! Each six-issue subscription to Weatherwise offers a colorful and non-technical look at the latest discoveries in meteorology and climatology. Contact Member Services for details.
Deep discounts on new and classic titles in the collection of AMS Books, where AMS members always receive FREE domestic ground shipping!Choose from over 50 titles and books in print, including general interest weather books, histories, biographies, and monographs -- plus much more.
Discounted registration fees for AMS annual and specialty meetings
Accelerate your professional development by presenting papers, sharing ideas, and networking with professionals and other students at the AMS Annual Meeting and Student Conference and other AMS sponsored events.
Special Member privileges on our new AMS Online Career Center
Get a leg up on the (non-member) competition! Use our Career Center to create an online resume, view available jobs, and manage your career search online. Our database of resumes lists AMS members first and only AMS members have exclusive viewing rights to the newest job postings!
A subscription to AMS News You Can Use
AMS News You Can Use is a members-only, electronic newsletter that highlights topics in meteorology and the related sciences from sources around the world. News You Can Use is your weekly glimpse into how AMS and the sciences are being portrayed in the mainstream media.