The NEED Committee shall be responsible for recommending to the Executive Committee and implementing approved programs in which the Society may provide direct educational and professional assistance to the culturally and economically disadvantaged to encourage their participation in nuclear science and technology.
This committee shall be composed of not fewer than six (6) nor more than twelve (12) Fellows, Members, Student, Emeritus, or Honorary Life Members, each appointed to a three (3) year term, with the terms of approximately one-third (1/3) of the members expiring at the close of each Annual Meeting. It is recommended that at least one (1) of the appointed members shall be a student member. In addition, the chair of the Education and Training Division and the chair of the Scholarship Policy and Coordinating Committee, or their designated representatives, shall be ex officio members.
See Also: NEED Committee Web Site
Committee Chair: Melissa Hunter
Applications for the NEED Grants for Academic Programs (NGAP) and George A. Ferguson Motivational Grant (GAFMG) are found on the NEED Committee web site.
Last updated June 1, 2012, 10:50am CDT.