The Weather Channel, in partnership with Lands' End, has launched their Mini Meteorologist Contest.
From now through May 21, kids between 6 and 16 are encouraged to submit an essay describing their love of science and the weather. Four lucky winners will travel to The Weather Channel headquarters in Atlanta for the opportunity to deliver a weather report on air on July 12National Summer Learning Day.
Essays can be submitted at landsend.com/lovelearning. Fifty finalists will be selected for a video interview to read a 30-second script. Judging criteria include poise, creativity and an overall love of meteorology.