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AWIS / Society of Physics Students (SPS) Kirsten R. Lorentzen Award Scholarship
|Scholarship Provider:||Association for Women in Science / Society of Physics Students|
|Description:||The Kirsten R. Lorentzen Award is an AWIS Educational Foundation program for female college sophomores and juniors studying physics, including space physics and geophysics, or geoscience. The award in the amount of $2,000 is given annually to an exceptionally well-rounded student who excels in her studies as well as outdoor activities, service, sports, music, or other non-academic pursuits or who has overcome significant obstacles. The award is administered by SPS and may be used for any aspect of education, including tuition, books, housing, or travel, for example.|
|Applicant Class Requirement:||Sophomore or Junior
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen
|Length of Award:||One Time Award
|Other Comments:||The Kirsten R. Lorentzen Award is an Association for Women in Science (AWIS) Educational Foundation program administered by SPS
One $2,000 award will be made each year; recipient will also be invited to attend a professional physics meeting in the year following receipt of the award.
Applicants must be U.S. citizens or permanent residents who attend a college or university in the United States.
Applicants must be undergraduate members of the SPS national organization
Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information
Society of Physics Students
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740