Scholarship Opportunity Detail Page
APS Scholarship for Minority Undergraduate Physics Majors
|Scholarship Provider:||American Physical Society|
|Description:||Any African American, Latino, or Native American US citizen or permanent legal resident who is majoring or planning to major in physics and who is a high school senior, college freshman or sophomore is eligible to apply.
This scholarship carries a $2000 award for new recipients, and a $3000 award for renewal recipients. In addition, $500 is given to each physics department hosting a minority scholar. This scholarship is renewable only once.
Scholars are paired with a member of the APS Committee on Minorities in physics as a mentor, as well as a local mentor at their institution.
|Applicant Class Requirement:||Entering First Year Undergraduate or Freshman or Sophomore
|Minority Status Requirement:||African American or Hispanic American or Native American
|Citizenship Requirement:||U.S. Citizen or U.S. Permanent Legal Resident
|Length of Award:||Renewable
Scholarship Opportunity Contact Information
Arlene Modeste Knowles
American Physical Society
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740