This Scholarship, offered by the American Physical Society, enables women to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers. The fellowship consists of a one-year award of up to $45,000 (applicants can apply in a subsequent year for one additional year of support). Allowed expenses include dependent care (limited to 50% of the award), salary, travel, equipment, and tuition and fees.
- Currently be a U.S. or Canadian citizen or legal resident, or resident alien eligible to work in the United States or Canada.
- Have completed work toward a Ph.D.
- Provide written proof from a U.S. or Canadian institution that the applicant will have institutional affiliation during the tenure of the grant. Institutional affiliation at the time of application is not necessary.