This year's meeting was combined with the inaugural National Mentoring Community Conference, October 9-11, 2015.
Student Applications Now Closed
Student applications for 2015-2016 is now closed. Applications for 2016-2017 will be open in early December.
APS Bridge Program Featured in Symmetry
A new second chance at a Ph.D. in physics.
Bridge Program Brochure
For more information on the APS Bridge Program download the program brochure.
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. Deadlines for applications are September 4 and December 4.
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.
About the Program Goals
The program aims to increase the number of physics Ph.D.'s awarded to underrepresented minority students.