Eligibility

Undergraduate and graduate scholarships are open to ANS student members enrolled in a course of study relating to a degree in nuclear science or nuclear engineering at an accredited university in the United States. All applications, except those for incoming freshmen, must be sponsored by a faculty advisor of an ANS Student Section or Alpha Nu Sigma Chapter.

Incoming freshmen scholarships are open to graduating high-school seniors who have enrolled full-time in college courses pursuing science, technology, engineering, or mathematics (STEM) with an interest in working in nuclear science and technology.


Key Dates

  • November 1: Applications open
  • February 1: Deadline for ANS General Application, NEED, Division-Administered, and Local Section scholarships
  • April 1:Deadline for Incoming Freshman Scholarship and Community College/Trade School scholarship applications
  • April 15 - May 15: Notifications sent
  • After August 20: Awards dispersed to Department Head

Awards

  • $1,000 scholarships (expected for incoming freshmen)
  • $2,000 - $2,500 scholarships (expected for undergraduate and two-year programs)
  • $3,000 - $4,000 scholarships (expected for graduate programs)
  • up to $5,000 financial need-based scholarships


Categories

  • General (all fields of nuclear science and technology)
  • Delayed Education for Women
  • Environmental Science
  • Human Factors, Instrumentation, and Controls
  • Local Section (specific to a geographic area)
  • Materials Science and Technology
  • Nuclear Power
  • Nuclear Criticality Safety
  • Radioanalytical Chemistry/Analytical Chemistry
  • Reactor Physics
  • Thermal-Hydraulics

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