Scholarships

Academic Level:
Undergraduate – Junior
Academic/Research Discipline:
Physics, Engineering, or Materials Science
Monetary Award:
$1000 to be awarded for Junior year
$1000 to be given for Senior year
Total award is $2000 over a two-year period
This is a one-year, one-time award and non-renewable. The Accelerator Applications Division Honors & Awards Committee will select the recipient.

Additional considerations will be given to those candidates who:
Demonstrate financial need
Are members of an under-represented class (female/minority)
Have a record of service to ANS
To apply online go to https://www.ans.org/scholarships/aad/
The proposed award criteria are
Academic performance
Faculty recommendations
Letters of recommendation from two faculty members
Professional accomplishments and career objectives
A summary of accomplishments that includes honors, awards, professional work activities, and special interest activities.
A description of long-term and short-term professional objectives. Research interests aligned with the Division’s topical areas will be given greater weight.

SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS:

2020: Noah M. Higgins – North Carolina State University

2019: Charles M. McSwain – University of Tennessee

2018: EliseAnne C. Koskelo – Pomona College

2017: Grace Kim – United States Naval Academy

2016: Samantha Michael – North Carolina State University

2015: Keeton Ross – University of California, Berkley

2014: Logan Turk – Missouri University of Science and Technology

2013: Mikah Rust – University of Tennessee

2012: Daniel Abercrombie – Pennsylvania State University

2011: Timothy Patrick Burke – University of Michigan

2010: Chealsea Robyn Ratzlaff – North Carolina State University

2009: Ryan Patrick Kelly – Texas A&M University

2008: Charles David Stratton – University of Cincinnati