The American Nuclear Society (ANS) student members are the future of the society and ANS believes in rewarding those members for their academic, service, and leadership excellence. ANS scholarships are awarded to applicants that have personified the high standards set by the Society and since 1979, over $5 million in scholarships have been distributed.
Scholarships are awarded to incoming freshmen, undergraduates, and graduate students, and are distributed at the beginning of each school year. Evaluation is based upon numerous factors, such as, academic excellence, leadership within the ANS, references, career goals, and financial need.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.
U.S. and non-U.S. residents may apply if they are enrolled or planning to enroll in an accredited institution in the United States (or
its territories). ANS members from established international student sections may also apply.
Incoming freshmen awards are open to graduating high-school seniors who have enrolled, Full Time, in College courses and are pursuing a degree in nuclear engineering or have the intent to pursue a degree in nuclear engineering.