Physics graduate students of Iranian heritage in USA in her/his final years of graduate school (MS or PhD) who is studying at any US institute of higher education/national laboratory/industry are encouraged to apply for this award. Recent graduates (May of present year (2020) or later) could apply. If you had graduated December previous year (2019) or before that you do not qualify to apply. The students do not need to be an APS member to qualify. We strongly encourage students in final years of their study to apply to have enough materials and publications. All the students required to send their CV to us to be pre-approved to apply for this award ahead of time.
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