The Nuclear Forensics Undergraduate Summer School (NFUSS) is a six-week course 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. Students also gain a thorough understanding of the underlying science supporting this field of work.
Six weeks, starting in June
Domestic Nuclear Detection Office
A leading university in the United States.
Each student will receive financial compensation to cover tuition, fees, housing, travel, and meals, as well as a $5,000 stipend.
To be considered you must:
- Be currently 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 prior to the start of the NFUSS appointment
- Have a minimum overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
- Be a U.S. citizen
Application Requirements and How to Apply
Specific application requirements can be found on the program page on the ORISE website.