Hashim A. Yamani Fund
Hashim A. Yamani
Established in 2012
Submitting an Application
The deadline for receipt of applications each year is July 1. All applications received by that date will be considered for a membership that will start on September 1 and run through August 31 two years later. A completed application will consist of
1. The applicant’s curriculum vitae, including full identity, country of citizenship, and contact information (mailing address, phone numbers, email address) for the applicant, description of educational background, employment history, and listings of accomplishments, publications, honors received, presentations at colloquia, and workshops and conferences attended.
2. A one- to two-page narrative statement of the applicant’s background and career plans, including a statement about the applicant’s interest in AAPT and his or her perception of how AAPT might contribute to preparation for a teaching career.
3. The name of and contact information for two individuals who will submit letters of recommendation on the applicant’s behalf.
4. Two letters of recommendation from individuals who know the applicant well, and who can speak both of the applicant’s accomplishments and of the applicant’s promise for a successful career teaching physics.
The applicant will submit items 1, 2, and 3 by following instructions available at the link below. That URL also provides a tool the applicant can use to send his or her recommenders an email explaining how to submit a letter of recommendation.