Outreach Initiatives


High School and Middle School Physics
PhysicsCentral explains what’s going on in physics, who's doing what in physics, and how things work (clue: it's physics).
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Middle School Physics Experiments
PhysicsQuest is a middle school competition based on experiments centered on a mystery. Get your small group or class registered—it's free!
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Historic Sites Initiative

Recognizing Where It Began
Commemorating locations of important physics events. Maybe one occurred near you.
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Grants for Informing the Public

APS annually awards several grants up to $10,000 to help APS members develop new physics outreach activities. Programs can be for traditional K-12 audiences or projects for engaging the public.
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