SPS Awards

The Society of Physics Students provides scholarships, research and travel grants, and outreach awards for both individuals and chapters. SPS awards are generously funded by donations from Sigma Pi Sigma members, and friends and alumni of SPS.

Having trouble accessing the awards site? Try this log in method:

  1. Got to this link: https://aip-sps.smapply.io/
  2. At the top right of the webpage, click the log in drop down menu
  3. Select “Yourmembership”
  4. Enter your log in information.
  5. If this does not work, please try to use a different browser/turn off any VPNs or security browsers, as this can cause issues with the log in communication between our membership and application portals. 


These awards are made to undergraduate physics students on the basis of scholarship, SPS participation, and additional criteria. 

Applications due March 15.

Individual Awards

These awards recognize outstanding achievements by undergraduate members and advisors, and provide travel assistance for students presenting research at or reporting on professional society meetings.

Chapter Awards

These awards provide recognition and funding to SPS chapters for research, outreach, and more.

SPS Service Award

Award & Program Deadlines

Access the Awards System

Additional Opportunities