Travel Grants & Lectureships

The following lectureships and travel grants are intended to encourage collaborations and to bring international speakers to the APS March and April Meetings.

Beller Lectureship

The Beller Lectureship was endowed by Esther Hoffman Beller for the purpose of bringing distinguished physicists from abroad as invited speakers at APS meetings.
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Brazil-U.S. Exchange Program

APS and the Sociedade Brasileira de Física (SBF) co-sponsor the exchange of physics Ph.D. students, postdocs, and professors between the United States and Brazil.
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FGSA Travel Grants

The APS Forum on Graduate Student Affairs (FGSA) provides funds to help graduate students and other young researchers travel to scholarly meetings. Grants of $500 are available.
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India-U.S. Travel Program

The Indo-U.S. Science and Technology Forum (IUSSTF) sponsors and APS administers the exchange of physicists, physics Ph.D. students, and postdocs between India and the United States.
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International Research Travel Award Program

The International Research Travel Award Program (IRTAP) promotes international scientific collaborations between APS members and physicists in developing countries.
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Marshak Lectureship

The Marshak Lectureship was endowed by Ruth Marshak in honor of her husband, Robert Marshak, to provide travel support for physicists from "developing nations or the Eastern Bloc" to speak at APS meetings.
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