AAPT Barbara Lotze Scholarships for Future Teachers

Award Amount: $2,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline:  December 1

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The American Association of Physics Teachers is proud to announce the “Barbara Lotze Scholarships” for Future high school physics teachers. The program is available for high school seniors and undergraduate students who are enrolled or planning to enroll in physics teacher preparation curricula. AAPT’s mission is to enhance the understanding and appreciation of physics through teaching.

Host Institution:

The American Association of Physics Teachers (AAPT) was founded in 1930 for the purpose of “dissemination of knowledge of physics, particularly by way of teaching.” There are more than 10,000 members that reside in over 30 countries.

Eligibility:

For eligible, the candidates must meet all the following eligibility criteria:

  • An undergraduate student must be enrolled in an accredited two-year college, four-year College or a university or a high school senior accepted for such enrollment.
  • Applicants are pursuing or planning to pursue, a course of study leading toward a career in physics teaching in the high schools then you can apply.
  • All applicants will show promise of success in their studies is
  • All applicants must be a citizen of the United States of America.

Instructions for Applying:

All online applications for the scholarship can be completed by the given link:

http://www.aapt.org/programs/grants/blotze_application.cfm

To apply offline, application form can be downloaded by the given link

http://www.aapt.org/Programs/grants/upload/13-815_Lotze_Application.pdf

Submitting Details:

Complete application packet of the scholarship must be sent to the address given below:

One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD 20740
Phone: (301) 209-3311
Fax: (301) 209-0845
Email: eo-at-aapt.org

Award Description:

  • The scholarship provides a stipend of up to $2,000 to an individual for each of four years.
  • In addition, scholarship provides complimentary AAPT Student Membership for one year

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.aapt.org/programs/grants/lotze.cfm

Wartburg College Academically and Civically Engaged Scientists Scholarship

Award Amount: $10,000

Number of Awards: Not known

Deadline: February 15, 2018

Winner Announcement: Not known

Brief Description:

The Wartburg College is inviting the applications for their Academically and Civically Engaged Scientists Scholarship Program.The scholarship program is open to a full-time Wartburg student majoring in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Neuroscience, Physics or the K-12 teaching option of any of these fields. It also includes those students in a year-long program with activities ranging from mentoring to community service projects.

Host Institution:

Wartburg College is a four-year liberal arts college of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America located in Waverly, Iowa. Wartburg West is in Denver, Colorado. As of 2012, the most popular programs of study at Wartburg were (in order): business, biology, elementary education, and speech communication/rhetoric.

Eligibility:

In order to participate in the scholarship, entrants must meet the following criteria:

  • The applicants must be US citizenship or permanent residency.
  • The applicants must be successful completion of at least one science or math class each year of high school (and each semester at Wartburg for current students).
  • The applicants must be 0 or 4.0 GPA in all previous math and science classes (in high school or college).
  • The applicants must be a full-time Wartburg student majoring in Biochemistry, Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering, Environmental Science, Mathematics, Neuroscience, Physics or the K-12 teaching.
  • The applicants must act subject and composite scores

Instructions for Applying:

In order to apply, the applicants will provide an application essay on the topic, that is given below :

  • How is your chosen STEM field used to the benefit of the (local, regional, national, or global) community?
  • All applicants will apply for this program through the given link is: http://www.wartburg.edu/aces-application

Award Description:

The Wartburg College will provide an award up to $10,000 for each of the 5 years of the grant to high-achieving STEM students.

Detailed Information Link:

http://www.wartburg.edu/aces/

Contact Information:

If you have any questions, contact directly toDr LeAnn Faidley, 319-352-8340, ACES Program PI, Dr. Christine DeVries, 319-352-8712, ACES Program co-PI, Dr. Mariah Birgen, 319-352-8565, ACES Program co-PI.