APS Bridge Program

Faculty: Graduate Institutions

Join the APS Bridge Program

We encourage graduate programs to join the Bridge Program in any or all of the following categories:


Masters and PhDs by RaceAPS generates statistical reports on issues in graduate physics. These reports are freely available for your use. You may use our graphs in reports and presentations. Credit APS and the data source as shown on each graph.

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Bridge Email List

The Bridge Program email list is an easy way to stay informed about events and opportunities concerning increasing diversity in physics graduate education.

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APS News

APS News is a monthly newspaper with information about upcoming APS programs, meetings, recent APS actions, and activities within the physics community.

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APS holds free monthly webinars that provide interactive discussion, career guidance, and advice from fellow physicists.

All archived webinars are available online


APS provides publications that are helpful while working with URM in physics graduate programs. These are available for free online and include:

1 Lange, S.E., “The Role of Masters Degree Transitions on PhD Attainment in STEM Disciplines Among Students of Color.” PhD Thesis, University of Washington (2006)