U.S. high school seniors, college freshmen, and college sophomores who are currently enrolled or plan to enroll full time in a physics program are eligible for this award. Students must be African American, Hispanic American or Native American.
$2,000 annually, renewable for one year. Renewal is granted with approval of the APS Selection Committee, and the renewal award is worth $3,000 annually. Awards may be used for tuition, room, board or educational materials. In addition, each student is paired with both a local mentor at their institution, and an APS mentor. These physicist mentors provide support and assistance to the students as they navigate their education and plan for future careers.
Applications are available online from the American Physical Society (APS) website. To access the online application, the student must use his/her existing APS ID number or request one if he/she does... Sign up for full scholarship deadline information.