Developing Countries

APS programs and resources for physicists in developing countries.

APS Journals

APS journal articles are available for free via ICTP to scientists in developing countries.
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International Research Travel Award Program

The International Research Travel Award Program (IRTAP) promotes international scientific collaborations between physicists in developing and developed nations. 
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Robert E. Marshak Lectureship

The APS Robert E. Marshak Lectureship provides travel support for physicists from developing nations or Eastern Europe to speak at the APS March or April meetings. APS unit officers may nominate invited speakers. 
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Matching Membership

Individuals residing in developing countries may apply for a free APS membership.
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Reciprocal Membership Societies

APS has signed agreements with other national and regional physics societies to exchange certain membership privileges.
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Price Equity for Less-Resourced Countries: APS March and April Meeting Registration Fees

APS announces a new, equitable registration pricing structure, available for in-person and virtual March and April Meeting attendance. Scientists living in less-resourced countries should review the initiative to determine if they qualify.
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