Category: Scholarships

U.S. Department of Energy Mission and Operations Scholars Program

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Scholars Program

*The DOE Scholars Program introduces students and recent college
graduates to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) mission and operations.*

*Why should I apply?*

Being selected as a DOE Scholar offers the following benefits:

  * Stipends starting at $600 per week for undergraduates and $650 per
    week for graduate students and post graduates during the internship
  * Limited travel reimbursement to/from assigned location
  * Direct exposure to and participation in projects and activities in
    DOE mission-relevant research areas
  * Identification of career goals and opportunities
  * Development of professional networks with leading scientists and
    subject matter experts


  * Be a U.S. citizen
  * Be an undergraduate, graduate student, or recent graduate of an
    accredited institution of higher education majoring in science,
    technology, engineering, mathematics, and related areas.
  * Must be pursuing a degree or have received a degree within 5 years
    of their starting date in a science, technology, engineering or
    mathematics (STEM) discipline *or *have demonstrated interest or
    experience in a STEM field that supports the DOE mission.


*How to Apply*

Applications and supporting materials must be submitted at


January 4, 2021 11:59:00 PM Eastern Time Zone

*For more information*


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Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School

Now accepting applications for summer 2020!

Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School

Program location: University of Texas-Austin

The Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School (NFUSS) is a six-week course, sponsored by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), designed to provide undergraduate students with comprehensive, experimental, hands-on training in topics essential to nuclear forensics. Through laboratory experiments and complementary lectures, students are introduced to the practice and technical aspects of nuclear forensic science. The NFUSS program will be held at the University of Texas-Austin and will also include a tour of Oak Ridge National Laboratory (ORNL).


Candidates must:

·  Be at least 18 years old at time of application

·   Be a U.S. citizen

·   Be enrolled full-time as a degree-seeking student in a science, mathematics, or engineering program at an accredited four-year U.S. college or university

·    Have completed at least two years of college-level coursework

·    Have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.0


You will receive a $5,000 stipend, and the program will cover your tuition, fees, housing, meals, and travel reimbursement for the program at the University of Texas-Austin and for the field trip to Oak Ridge National Laboratory.

How to Apply

Submit your application here:

Application Deadline

Applications must be submitted by March 6, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. ET.

Learn More

For additional information, please visit the NFUSS program website or contact