How to Apply for Project Atmosphere

The 2025 application process will open in mid/late Fall.


PLEASE NOTE: We closely monitor potential health and safety impacts on the planned residence component of this course. A decision regarding the residence component also going virtual will be made BEFORE invitations to participate are sent.


To be eligible for Project Atmosphere you must:

  • Have enough background knowledge or practice/experience with content to benefit from the course
  • Teach or supervise the instruction of weather or relevant subject area
  • Demonstrate interest in teaching, curriculum development, and/or the training of fellow teachers
  • Demonstrate willingness to promote the teaching of weather and climate in your home region through a minimum of one training session for colleagues upon completion of the summer course
  • Be able to pay the $150 academic fee to the AMS Education Program upon acceptance to the course


To apply for Project Atmosphere:

Instructions on how to apply will be available when the application process opens in mid/late Fall; please return to this page then for more information.


Information about our Summer 2024 course

The application deadline will be posted in mid/late Fall, at the same time as the instructions to apply.

If you have questions about any part of the application process, please contact AMS via email ([email protected]) or phone (202-737-1043) between 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Eastern Time.