why join?

Stay Informed.

Enjoy full access to Nuclear Newswire, Nuclear News, Radwaste Solutions, meeting paper summaries, technical journals, and our webinar library.


Join any of our 18 technical Professional Divisions, Young Members Group, and Local or Student Sections for no additional fee.

Advance your Career.

Present your research at ANS Meetings, or publish in one of our three technical journals or open access publishing platform. Members save $200 on meeting registrations.

Change the World.

Help us shape a nuclear future. Our members are making a difference from Capitol Hill to the classroom.


Individual Membership Qualifications and Prices

We welcome anyone working, studying or interested in the field of nuclear science and technology. If you love nuclear, we have a place for you!


membership types

Professionals age 36 & over.
Young Member
Age 35 & younger or 5 years or less since graduation.
Student or Graduate Student
Enrolled at least half-time. High school students also welcome!
10+ years membership, age 60 & over, and retired.
Recent Graduate
1+ year student membership. Available for one year following graduation.
Lifetime Membership
One time fee
Age 49 & under: $3,800
50-64: $3,150
65 & over: $995

Professional Membership Printable Application

Student Membership Printable Application

Corporate Memberships

Trustees of Nuclear

Join our premier corporate membership program and invest in impactful ANS programs that improve nuclear literacy in our schools, our conversations with policymakers, and our larger public discourse.

Organizational Membership

Whether you are looking to gain insight, find that next employee, promote your services, or collaborate with another organization, you will find what you are looking for in our membership ranks. Learn more.

Membership cost dependent on number of employees involved in nuclear activities: From $660 - $9,570

Last modified May 13, 2024, 11:15am CDT