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SPS News - Issue 122: January 16, 2018


Looking for a Summer Internship?

Are you still searching for the perfect summer research or internship opportunity? Head over to SPS Jobs for an up to date listing of available summer opportunities in academia and industry. SPS Jobs also features a section specifically for summer research & internships! Act fast, summer internship deadlines are quickly approaching!


Careers Toolbox

SPS provides free career resources including webinars, advice articles, and Hidden Physicist profiles to help you find your way. Additionally, SPS offers the Careers Toolbox which is a free online tool that provides self-guided support for undergraduates seeking to enter the workforce.

The new edition of the Careers Toolbox features updated statistics for physics degree holders, sample resumes, job search information, and more! Information about how to purchase the new Careers Toolbox will be available in the coming weeks. To download the PDF version of the new Careers Toolbox, click here.  For informational flyers, click here.

Want to be a successful grad student in the new year? Visit (GSS) to help you prepare for department interviews! Now is the time to prepare for interviews with potential graduate programs. GSS can help you by offering you comprehensive information about a department's programs, professors, and research specialties.

AAPM Undergraduate Summer Opportunities

The American Association of Physicists in Medicine (AAPM) offers 10 week summer programs for undergraduate students to gain experience in medical physics by performing research in a medical physics laboratory or assisting with clinical service at a clinical facility. Click here for more information about these opportunities!

Program Application Deadlines:

AAPM Summer Undergraduate Fellowship Program

February 2, 2018


Diversity Recruitment through Education & Mentoring (DREAM)

February 9, 2018

Spring Award & Scholarship Applications Now Open!

Applications for the Outstanding Undergraduate Research Award, Outstanding Chapter Advisor Award, and Scholarships are now open! Applications and supporting documents are due March 15, find more info and apply today!

In Your Advisor’s Mailbox: SPS Spring Mailer

The SPS Spring Mailer should be in your SPS Chapter Advisor’s campus mailbox! All chapters will receive Sigma Pi Sigma brochures, PhysCon save-the-dates, chapter report info, and more! Check out our website to download additional copies of these valuable resources.

Future of Physics Days Travel Grants

Applications are now open for travel grants to attend the APS April Meeting in Columbus, Ohio. Travel grants of $500 in matched funds are available to undergrads presenting at the conference. For more information and to apply, visit the APS website.

Upcoming Scientific Meetings - Students Welcome

175th Meeting of ASA, May 7-11

Registration is open until April 9 for the 175th Meeting of the Acoustical Society of America in Minneapolis, MN. Conference information is located here.

Check out the Calendar and find out when your local SPS Zone Meeting is being held!

SPS offers Travel Awards of $200 to members presenting their research at AIP member society meetings. A limited number of awards will be offered. Apply Today!

SPS members attending and reporting on professional physics meetings are eligible to receive $200 in travel reimbursement. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis. Apply Now!

SPS Jobs Hired
SPS Jobs

University of New Mexico Physics and Astronomy REU

University of New Mexico Physics and Astronomy


TECBio REU @ Pitt

TECBio REU @ Pitt


Research Experiences for Undergraduates (MRSEC REU)

University of Minnesota Materials Research Science and Engineering Center

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