To enable 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. Allowed expenses include dependent care (limited to 50% of the award), salary, travel, equipment, and tuition and fees.

Scholarship Sponsor

APS Physics

Award Type


Gender Eligibility


Other Requirements/Criteria

Geographic Criteria: USA & Canada
Criteria / Requirements:
• 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.

Contact Information:

Contact Info – Phone #: 301-209-3231

Contact Info – URL: https://www.aps.org/programs/women/scholarships/blewett/index.cfm

Contact Info – Email: [email protected]


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