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AAPT's funds help support physics educators and students, recognize excellence, expand outreach activities, and foster innovative professional development programs for K-12 school teachers, college/university faculty, teaching assistants, students, and others.


Single transaction donations to AAPT’s Annual Fund or Memorial Fund can be made by clicking the button for the fund of your choice.


To place multiple transactions in your shopping cart and make a single payment, please make your selections from the categorized list of funds that support AAPT below.

A Categorized List of Funds that Support AAPT

Each category shown below groups together funds which fall under the category title.  Use the category "Learn More" button to show items in each category.

Membership Development

AAPT has a number of funds available to sponsor membership for students, new teachers, and teachers from developing countries. If you're interested in sharing the benefits of AAPT membership with others please consider donating to one of these funds.


AAPT has a variety of programs that promote physics at all levels. From the High School Physics Photo Contest to the PTRA continuation fund, these funds help expand the influence of physics.

Excellence in Physics Education Awards

These awards recognize various individuals for their outstanding achievements within the physics teaching community. To support the recognition of exemplary individuals please look here.

Special Projects

If you're interested in making a donation in honor of someone, supporting The Physics Teacher, or donating to other funds please check in here.