Application Deadline: April 1

The Mississippi Section of the American Nuclear Society awards up to two Undergraduate Scholarships in a calendar year.  This scholarship was established for graduating Mississippi high school seniors or undergraduates who have enrolled, full-time, in college courses and are pursuing science, mathematics and/or technical courses with an interest in working in nuclear science and technology.  The award will be $1,000. 

The Scholarship(s) will be awarded based on an applicant’s academic achievement, extracurricular activities and employment history, the quality and content of a 500-word essay about academic and career goals, letters of recommendation by counselors and/or teachers, and additional application information.

To apply for the Mississippi Section of the ANS Undergraduate Scholarship, complete the special application form and return it with appropriate documents to the Mississippi Section of the American Nuclear Society contact by April 1.    Recipients will be notified by May 31.  The scholarship award will be sent to the recipient upon verification (a copy of the paid fee receipt) of enrollment in an accredited university or college.

Please contact us for an application form or if you have questions concerning the application.  You may contact either of the following individuals or e-mail


Kendall Fears (


Earnestine Johnson (

Mississippi high school students, as well as graduate students, planning to study nuclear science and technology should also consider applying for the National American Nuclear Scholarship.