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APS members play key roles in shaping and participating in APS policy and advocacy.
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Make your voice heard and rise up for the physics community.
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APS shares ways to get involved in advocating for policies that positively impact the physics community.
APS Congressional Fellowship
Selected fellows serve for one year at a congressional office and may gain knowledge in policy work. The fellow does not work directly with APS Government Affairs. Applications typically open in the fall.
As subject matter experts in physics, APS Unit leaders can provide valuable information and resources APS's policy work. Leaders may also attend Congressional Visit Days to advocate for physics issues.
There are many other ways to contribute to policy efforts that advance physics and the STEM community.