Fellowships are $50,000 a year over three years to help pay for graduate studies and research.

To be considered for a fellowship, you must be: 

You must submit:

  • A personal career statement explaining why you are interested in pursuing a career in nuclear science and engineering
  • A statement describing your previous research experience
  • An essay describing the research you are interested in conducting during your fellowship
  • Three reference letters
  • Copies of undergraduate and any graduate college transcripts
  • A program eligibility essay describing how your program of study fits within 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  

Fellowship Documents

These documents are available to aid current fellowship recipients in meeting NEUP reporting requirements.

Travel Request Form- NEUP allows for one research related travel allowance per year that must be approved by NEUP 3 to 4 months before the travel takes place.

Fellowship Internship Approval Form- NEUP Fellows must fill out and submit this fellowship internship approval form for their required 10-week internship at a DOE national laboratory or other NEUP-approved facility.

Fellowship Annual Report- The annual report has gone online. Click on this link to take you to the reporting page where you can fill out your annual report. You will need to know your NEUP log-in and password to access your annual report.