APS Bridge Program


Student Application Open
Applications for the 2015-2016 academic year are being accepted. Deadline March 20, 2015.

Bridge Sites Will Soon be Selected
New bridge sites for 2015-2016 will be announced soon.

Get Involved!

Become a Partnership Institution
The APS-BP is developing a national network of doctoral granting institutions where bridge and other students, if admitted, will receive mentoring and assistance in making the transition into a doctoral program.The RFP for 2015-2016 is currently open.

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