StormStruck: A Tale of Two Homes® - Scholarships
The StormStruck: A Tale of Two Homes® Scholarship Program offers five $1,500 scholarships aimed at students seeking academic degrees in various areas of study related to disaster mitigation. The scholarships will awarded for three consecutive terms beginning 2012/2013 through 2014/2015.
The $22,500 scholarship program was created as a higher education extension of StormStruck: A Tale of Two Homes®, the popular interactive severe weather experience at INNOVENTIONS at Epcot® at the Walt Disney World® Resort.
The scholarships are sponsored by the same companies and organizations that sponsor the StormStruck experience: the Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH®); RenaissanceRe Holdings Ltd.; WeatherPredict Consulting Inc., an affiliate of RenaissanceRe; Simpson Strong-Tie® and State Farm®.
All five $1,500 scholarships are available to master and doctorate-degree students and are as follows:
FLASH Social Science Scholarship
RenaissanceRe® Risk Management Scholarship
Simpson Strong-Tie® Structural Engineering & Construction Scholarship
State Farm® Financial Services Scholarship
WeatherPredict Consulting Inc. Meteorology Scholarship
Opening of 2014/2015 Application Process:
January 6, 2014
Closing of 2014/2015 Application Process:
Notification to Scholarship Awardees:
March 15, 2014
Winner Requirement: Winners are required to present their research findings as posters at the 2014 FLASH Annual Meeting in November at Lake Buena Vista, FL.
If you have questions regarding the StormStruck: A Tale of Two Homes® Scholarship Program, contact firstname.lastname@example.org