M. Hildred Blewett Fellowship

Award Amount
$45,000
Awards Available
See Description
Deadline
June 1, 2018
  • Scholarship Description
  • To enable women to return to physics research careers after having had to interrupt those careers. The fellowship consists of a one-year award (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. The award was established from a generous bequest from M. Hildred Blewett, an accelerator physicist who died in 2004. Hildred Blewett was passionate about physics and wanted to help women overcome obstacles by establishing the fellowship.

    Applicants must:
    -Currently be a citizen, legal resident, or resident alien of the United States or Canada
    -Have completed work toward a PhD
    -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

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • blewett@aps.org
  • 301-209-3231

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