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The national organization of the Society of Physics Students (SPS) and Sigma Pi Sigma, the physics honor society, offers a number of awards, scholarships, internships, and other opportunities for chapters and members. Applications for these opportuntiies are now processed through this online system.  Applications for the highlighted opportunities are currently being accepted. If you have any questions, please contact us at

Note: When an application deadline falls on a weekend or federal holiday the application is due the following weekday.

SPS Chapter Awards and Opportunities
Future Faces of Physics Award (Due October 15)
Marsh W. White Award (Due November 15)
SPS Chapter Research Award (Due November 15)
Sigma Pi Sigma Chapter Project Award (Due December 15)
Blake Lilly Prize (Due April 15)
SOCK Kit Requests (No set deadline)

SPS Individual Awards and Opportunities
SPS Internships (Due February1)
SPS Scholarships (Due February 15)
SPS Award for Outstanding Undergraduate Research (Due March15)
Blake Lilly Prize (Due April 15)
Outstanding Chapter Advisor Award (Due April 15)
SPS Travel Award (No set deadline)
SPS Reporter Award (No set deadline)

You must create an account and login to this online awards system in order to access opportunity applications. The login for this site is distinct from the login for the SPS membership site. For descriptions of the opportunities, visit the SPS website.