United States Nuclear Regulatory Commission - Protecting People and the Environment


NRC is as committed to finding great employees, as we are in providing outstanding career opportunities. To that end, we participate in events around the country — events for students, professionals, scientists and engineers, veterans, and others.

We also provide many grant programs that may help you start your career at NRC.

Outreach collage consisting of a black background with the word OUTREACH in the lower right corner; 3 photos are layered over the background: a nightime photo of a nuclear power plant taken from across the water with the cooling tower billowing steam and all glowing from the lights with the word Calendar which is hyperlinked to a calendar application listing pertinent events; A photo of a man sitting at the conrols in a nuclear reactor control room with the words Grant Programs which hyperlink to a section of the page containing content regarding the NRC's Grant Program; A photo of two women seated at a desk, looking at the screen of a laptop comuter, while a man with his hands on the front of the desk facing the two women is looking over the top of the laptop computer screen from in front of the desk, with the words Campus Activities which is a hyperlink to a section of the page containing content regarding the NRC's activity on college and university campuses Calendar Grant Programs Campus Activities
Calendar Legend consisting of the word Key in white with white lines extending from that word to each of 3 colored circles (red, yellow and blue) which represent the types of activities on the calendar each determined by the previously stated colors of the dates on the calendar, with the words: Student Events (for the red circle and red colored dates on the calendar), Professional Events (for the yellow colored cirle/dates), and Important Date (for the blue colored cirle/dates)

Grant Programs
Grant Programs

The NRC is authorized to provide grants and cooperative agreements to support research and development, and to develop a future workforce capable of designing, constructing, operating and regulating the next generation of nuclear facilities. The agency's grant programs have included research, curriculum development, faculty development, scholarships, fellowships, and programs to improve diversity. For more information on grant awards, requirements and application processes please visit the NRC Grants page.

Campus Activities
Campus Activities

NRC recognizes the incredible resource that students and recent graduates offer the agency. We’re active on college and university campuses, telling the NRC story to as many bright and motivated young people as possible. Take a look at the calendar section of the site to see when we might be on your campus.

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Page Last Reviewed/Updated Wednesday, October 02, 2019