Description: Offers talented students the opportunity to engage in the study and research of fusion energy sciences and technology, while fostering practical work experiences at recognized research facilities. Provides incentive and support to students as they continue their education in graduate school and prepare for careers in fusion energy.
Discipline(s): physical sciences; engineering; mathematics; related scientific disciplines
Eligibility: U.S. Citizens and Legal Permanent Residents. Undergraduate seniors; bachelor’s recipients; and first and second year graduate students at the time of application
Location(s): Various locations across U. S. Participating universities with practicums at various U.S. Department of Energy research facilities
Duration: Maximum 36 months with annual renewal
Deadline(s): January 31
Benefits: $24,000 annual stipend and full payment of tuition and fees; $750 per month practicum allowance; opportunity to attend professional meetings and to participate in long-term graduate research ad DOE fusion research facilities.
Funding source(s): U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Fusion Energy Sciences
How to apply: Application materials available at http://www.orau.gov/fusion.