APS Bridge Program

Announcements

Summer Meeting
The Bridge Program held its annual meeting June 25-27, 2014 in College Park, MD.

APS Receives Funding from NSF
NSF awards APS $3 million in funding over the next five years to launch the APS Bridge Program.

National Advisory Board Welcomes New Members
APS Bridge Program’s National Advisory Board welcomes two new doctoral student members: Ximena Fernandez, Columbia University and Bernadette Cogswell, Vanderbilt University.

Get Involved!

Learn More About Becoming a Bridge Site
The APS Bridge Program provides sites with funding to build programs for underrepresented minorities to pursue doctoral degrees in physics. The RFP for the 2014-2015 academic year is now closed.

Join the Bridge Program as a Member Institution
Becoming a Bridge Program Member Institution is the best way to plug into a network of institutions and organizations committed to improving diversity in physics.

Program Goals

About the Program Goals
The program aims to increase the number of physics PhDs awarded to underrepresented minority students

Goals