Snow Measurement Field School

Field School Eligibility:

The course is aimed at undergraduate and graduate students, post-docs, professionals and senior scientists, modelers and remote sensers that will make snow measurements as part of their research, or use snowpack data in their research. There are no required prerequisites, but students should be physically able to spend days outside being active in the snow.

How to Apply

Applications will be accepted starting February 1, 2019. Complete applications will be accepted until 5:00 p.m. EDT on October 15, 2019.

To apply, please fill out the following Google Form.

Note: Preference will be given to those who have not yet attended a Snow School and are from the academic and nonprofit sectors in addition to the first-come, first-served policy.

Application Evaluation

Applications will be reviewed by course instructors and are evaluated based on the following criteria:

  • Clarity of learning takeaways from course
  • Course relevancy to thesis work and/or job
  • Potential to contribute to university and general science community

Acceptance into Course

Applicants will be notified of acceptance no later than October 31, 2019.

If accepted into the workshop, applicants will receive a registration code to register for the field school. Your spot will not be held for the field school until you register and submit payment. Accepted applicants will need to register by November 15, 2019 to participate in the field school.