Applicants: The ANS Carlsbad section offers a $1,000 Scholarship this year

The Carlsbad Chapter of the American Nuclear Society is pleased to provide an academic scholarship to a high school senior or college student who is a resident of Eddy County in New Mexico. Applicants must have a GPA of at least 3.0 and demonstrate an interest in pursuing study and/or a career in nuclear energy, nuclear science, nuclear medicine, nuclear engineering, radiochemistry, health physics or related field. Preference will be provided to students who are members of the American Nuclear Society or members of a chapter of the American Nuclear Society. The scholarship value depends on the scholarship fund value at the time of the award.

The ANS-C Scholarship value is $1,000. The recipient of the 2023 ANS Carlsbad Section Scholarship was Adrien Sandoval. Adrien is a graduate of the Carlsbad Early College High School.

For the 2024 ANS Carlsbad Section Scholarship, we encourage applicants from Carlsbad HS, Loving HS, Carlsbad JMA, and Carlsbad Early College to contact their high school counselor for information about available scholarships, how to apply and deadlines. All others, please contact Jef Lucchini, the ANS-C Treasurer at (575) 628-1373.

The recipients of the previous ANS Carlsbad Section Scholarships were: Emilie White (2022), Michael Ackman (2021), Ileana Braddock (2020), Jorian Dominguez (2019), Travis Kostedt (2018), and Samantha Watson (2017).

Please make a donation to the ANS-C Scholarship: it’s so easy now!

Don’t forget to make a donation to our Scholarship Fund, managed by the Carlsbad Foundation (114 S. Canyon – phone: 887-1131)!
It’s never been so easy to do it! Just go to the secure website: , search for the “ American Nuclear Society Scholarship Fund”, and follow the instructions.
Remember: donations to the ANS-C Scholarship fund are tax-deductible!