Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Scholarship Program (NFUSP)
The NFUSP introduces undergraduate physics, chemistry, and nuclear engineering students to nuclear forensics programs at Department of Homeland Security- sponsored facilities. The program is designed to encourage science and engineering students to become interested in nuclear forensics as a career option and is a complementary program to the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Nuclear Forensics Graduate Fellowship Program.
9-to-12 week summer research period at a national laboratory, and a fall term to complete and present the research.
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office
National laboratory locations across the U.S.
Scholarship recipients will receive $10,000 and participate in developmental activities.
To be considered you must:
- Be an undergraduate student enrolled in a full-time physics, chemistry, or engineering degree program
- Be a U.S. citizen
Application Requirements and How to Apply
Applicants are required to submit:
- Completed application form
- Three references
- Official transcripts
- ACT/SAT scores
- Authorization for Release of Information Form (signed)
- Proof of U.S. citizenship
Who to Contact for Additional Information
For more information on the NFSUP, please email firstname.lastname@example.org with "NFSUP" in the subject line.