Deadline for NSS/MIC: July 1, 2002
Description: To promote continuing education and encourage
membership in NPSS.
Prize: Several grants are available, mostly for tuition in
NPSS sponsored Short Courses but in selected cases, also for
partial travel expenses to NPSS Short Courses.
Funding: Funded by the Nuclear and Plasma Sciences Society.
Eligibility: Outstanding Student Members of NPSS and unemployed
Members of NPSS who need assistance in changing career direction.
Basis for Judging: Exceptional promise as a Graduate Student
in any of the fields of the NPSS, exceptionally good work in
those fields for currently unemployed NPSS members and an expectation
that attendance to one or more of the Short Courses will result
in improved possibility of obtaining a job in the NPSS fields.
Presentation: Presented each year at NPSS-sponsored conferences
in which the Short Courses are given. The awards will be handled
prior to the dates of the Conference, so that award recipients
can apply the corresponding funds towards covering tuition and/or
traveling costs to the Short Courses.
Nomination form (Microsoft
Nomination form (PDF
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