APS Bridge Program


APS Bridge Graduate Student Induction Manual is now available.
The APS Bridge Program has developed a guide of best practices for inducting new graduate students into physics graduate programs. Learn more.

Read the latest edition of the APS Bridge Program Newsletter

2017 Bridge Students
The APS Bridge Program would like to welcome our new 2017 Cohort of Bridge Students!

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 2017 is currently closed. Deadlines for applications are Friday of the first week in March and September.

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 Ph.D.'s awarded to underrepresented minority students.