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AAPT Barbara Lotze Scholarship (ID 1992)


Scholarship Description

Start Date:
1/1/2017
Deadline:
12/1/2017
Website:
https://www.aapt.org/Programs/grants/lotze.cfm
Form:
https://www.aapt.org/programs/grants/blotze_application.cfm
Amount:
$2,000
Description:
The AAPT Executive Board offers scholarships for future high school physics teachers. These scholarships, supported by an endowment funded by Barbara Lotze, are available only to U.S. citizens attending U.S. schools.

Undergraduate students enrolled, or planning to enroll, in physics teacher preparation curricula and high school seniors entering such programs are eligible. Successful applicants receive a stipend of up to $2,000 and a complimentary AAPT Student Membership for one year. The scholarship may be granted to an individual for each of four years.

Contact Information

Address:
One Physics Ellipse
City:
College Park
State:
MD
Zip:
20740
Phone:
(301) 209-3311
FAX:
(301) 209-0845
Email:
webmaster@aapt.org
Contact Notes:
Application materials may also be requested from: American Association of Physics Teachers One Physics Ellipse College Park, MD 20740 Phone: (301) 209-3311 Fax: (301) 209-0845 Email: eo@aapt.org Hours: 8:30am - 5:00pm Eastern Time

Eligibility

Gender:
NA
Eligibility:
Students who meet the following criteria are eligible to apply for the Barbara Lotze Scholarship for Future Teachers. Applicants must declare their intent to prepare for, and engage in, a career in physics teaching at the high school level and must, at the time the scholarship funds are received by the student, be:

-an undergraduate student enrolled in an accredited two-year college, four-year college or a university; or a high school senior accepted for such enrollment.
-pursuing, or planning to pursue, a course of study leading toward a career in physics teaching in the high schools.
-showing promise of success in their studies, and
-a citizen of the United States of America.
Special Criteria:
Applications will be accepted at any time and will be considered for recommendation to the Executive Board at each AAPT Winter Meeting. All applications in which all materials, including letters of recommendation, are received by December 1 will be considered for recommendation at the winter meeting of the AAPT Executive Board.

Applications can be submitted online or with the PDF. You should enter a unique ID at the bottom of the online application page so that you can edit your application if you need to return to it. Emails will automatically be sent to your references requesting letters of support for your online application.