Department Graduate Scholarships

In the Department of Physics at Arizona State University, we pride ourselves on offering a collection of scholarships for students pursing a degree in physics. Our scholarships reward based on merit, which can include a student’s GPA, research contributions and involvement in ASU’s physics community.

Scholarship Application

NameProgram TypeDeadline
Molecular Imaging Corporation EndowmentUndergraduate/Graduate03/26/2021
Wally Stoelzel Physics Scholarship and FellowshipUndergraduate/Graduate03/26/2021
William J. and Carol M. Motil ScholarshipUndergraduate/Graduate03/26/2021
William J. and Carol M. Motil Scholarship for Experimental ResearchUndergraduate/Graduate03/26/2021

Scholarship applications are now being accepted for fall 2021 and spring 2022. To apply, please submit one PDF document with the following items:

  1. A 1-2 page cover letter describing your research progress and future plans. Please also indicate the scholarship/s you are applying for.
  2. Your CV, including a list of any publications you may have, and the name and email of your reference.

Please also arrange for:

  1. A reference letter from your advisor. If you have not secured an advisor, a letter from a core course instructor will suffice.

Please email your PDF application packet to Araceli, The letter of support should be emailed directly from your reference to Araceli.

The deadline to submit all materials is Friday, March 26th at 5pm.

 Scholarships will post to recipients account in August 2021. Scholarships that are over $1000 will be split between fall and spring.