ANS is committed to advancing, fostering, and promoting the development and application of nuclear sciences and technologies to benefit society.
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Radiation Protection & Shielding
The Radiation Protection and Shielding Division is developing and promoting radiation protection and shielding aspects of nuclear science and technology — including interaction of nuclear radiation with materials and biological systems, instruments and techniques for the measurement of nuclear radiation fields, and radiation shield design and evaluation.
Materials in Nuclear Energy Systems (MiNES 2023)
December 10–14, 2023
New Orleans, LA|New Orleans Marriott
The Standards Committee is responsible for the development and maintenance of voluntary consensus standards that address the design, analysis, and operation of components, systems, and facilities related to the application of nuclear science and technology. Find out What’s New, check out the Standards Store, or Get Involved today!
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DOE issues $19 million Community Capacity Building Grant Program FOA
The Department of Energy’s Office of Environmental Management released a competitive funding opportunity announcement (FOA) on December 6 for the Community Capacity Building Grant Program, aimed at communities affected by DOE-EM’s mission to clean up legacy nuclear waste.
Welcome to our online application process. If you have never applied for an ANS scholarship before here is how you do it:
Community College / Trade School Scholarships
Application Deadline: April 1
Applicant must be a current high school senior and pursuing a STEM degree with an interest in nuclear science and technology.
Applicant must show exceptional financial need.
Application Deadline: February 1
The General Application should be completed before applying for any division-administered or local section undergraduate and graduate scholarships listed below.
Completing this application also qualifies you for the following scholarships established by our donors:
Administered by ANS Divisions
Applicant must be enrolled in undergraduate studies in the discipline stated by the specific division.
Administered by ANS Local Sections
Application Deadline: February 1 (unless noted otherwise below)
Applicants must be enrolled in undergraduate studies and fit into the geographical requirements determined by the local section.
Applicant must be enrolled in graduate-level studies in the discipline stated by the specific division.
Applicants must be enrolled in graduate-level studies and fit into the geographical requirements determined by the local section.
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