DAVID E. LUMLEY YOUNG SCIENTIST SCHOLARSHIP
Scholarship for students
The David E. Lumley Young Scientist Scholarship for Energy and Environmental Science is for high school and undergraduate students with an interest in environmental science and energy. Its purpose is to inspire today’s young minds to work on problems of global importance in both the energy and environmental sectors of industry and academia.
Recipients receive $500 in financial support to participate in the AGU Fall Meeting. For Fall Meeting 2022, recipients can attend either in-person or virtually. The $500 award is meant to reimburse costs associated with participating in either an in-person meeting (hotel accommodations, travel expenses) or a virtual meeting (purchasing or renting technology, transportation or housing needed to access technology, dependent care costs, unpaid leave/lost wages, etc.). In addition, recipients will receive a $1,000 college scholarship provided by the David E. Lumley Scholarship Fund.
Applications open: 6 July 2022
Application deadline: 10 August 2022
Eligibility and requirements
To be considered for the David E. Lumley Young Scientist Scholarship for Energy and Environmental Science you must be the first author of a paper on energy or environmental science research that will be presented at AGU’s Fall Meeting. You must also meet the following requirements:
1Be enrolled in high school or undergraduate studies
2Be interested in exploring or pursuing a career in energy and environmental science
3Submit an abstract before submitting the scholarship application
4Include a personal statement in your application describing how the scholarship will further your career goals
5Include a recommendation letter from a professor or research advisor