Scholarship recipients receive $5,000 toward the cost of their education. They are eligible to apply for the scholarship in subsequent years.

To be considered for a scholarship, you must be:

You must submit:

  • A personal career statement explaining why you are interested in pursuing a career in nuclear science and engineering
  • Three reference letters
  • Copy of college transcripts
  • ACT (code 6309) or SAT (code 5965) scores
  • A program eligibility essay describing how your program of study fits with the U.S. Department of Energy Office of Nuclear Energy’s mission

Official transcripts and test scores can be mailed to the following address:

    NEUP Integration Office
    Attn: Jenna Payne
    P.O. Box 1625
    MS 3560
    Idaho Falls, ID 83415-3560