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The mission of the Decommissioning and Environmental Sciences (DES) Division is to promote the development and use of those skills and technologies associated with the use of nuclear energy and the optimal management and stewardship of the environment, sustainable development, decommissioning, remediation, reutilization, and long-term surveillance and maintenance of nuclear-related installations, and sites. The target audience for this effort is the membership of the Division, the Society, and the public at large.
2021 ANS Virtual Annual Meeting
June 14–17, 2021
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No deal yet in Illinois for Exelon nuclear plants
The Illinois Senate adjourned on June 15 without calling a comprehensive energy regulatory reform package for a vote, Capitol News Illinois reported. State Sen. Bill Cunningham (D., Chicago) and Senate president Don Harmon (D., Oak Park) said afterward that they expect a vote to happen sometime this summer as negotiations continue.
Applying for an ANS scholarship takes some time, but the effort can be well worth it.
Here are a few things that you can do to help you prepare to apply. The hints below were provided by our staff and are based on questions that we receive during the process.
Collecting the following information will help you complete the online application:
Want to be double sure you have everything? The following sample applications are provided to help you prepare your information before beginning the online application. The hard copy will not be accepted for application to our scholarships as we only accept online applications.
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