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BNS-YG - Belgian Nuclear Society Young Generation (Scientific Contest 2022 Edition

24 September '22

Did you write a paper or thesis related to nuclear?

Apply now for the BNS-YG scientific contest!
Deadline is October 4, 2022


To reward young people that entered the fascinating world of nuclear science, the BNS – with the help of its Young Generation, the Belgian Nuclear Research Center SCK CEN and the Belgian Agency for Radioactive Waste and Enriched Fissile Materials ONDRAF/NIRAS – organizes since 2004 a yearly contest for outstanding works related to nuclear applications in the broadest sense of the term.

This Nuclear Science Event is open not only for students to present their Master thesis but also to anyone (up to 36 years old included) who published a paper related to nuclear (including radiation protection), whether it is at schooluniversity or within a company. Candidates can choose to participate in one of the  categories listed above.

The BNS-YG Scientific Contest of 2022 will be organised on 15th of December and will take place at Tabloo (Gravenstraat 3, 2480 Dessel). During the contest, the winners of each category will be given the opportunity to present their work and receive their price. The contest will be followed by a reception.

If you are interested to participate in the contest, you can do so by submitting your paper/poster to the google form ( before the 4th of October. The rules of the competition can be found here.

In addition, SCK CEN grants an award yearly to the authors of the two best Master’s theses that have been written in our laboratories. The award winners receive a prize of € 1000. Past laureates

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