NuSec Personal Developments Grants Scheme

February 2020

This award scheme is aimed at strengthening the research and innovation capacity of Nuclear Security Scientists and developing new collaborations between researchers and partner organisations.

It is open to researchers based either at a University, Research Establishment or a Company within the UK and will support activities such as attending research conferences, industrial placements or attending training courses.

Grants of up to £1,000 will be awarded.  50% matched funding will also normally be required except for Early Career Researchers.

Applications will be considered  twice a year . The closing date for applications will be 31st August and 28th February each year. Applicants will be informed of a decision usually within 2 - 4  weeks of submission. For further details, please download the latest Guidance Notes which include our Assessment Criteria and Application Form.

Receipt of your application will be confirmed via an email from the NuSec network within 3 working days.

 If you do not receive an email within 3 days confirming receipt of your submission, then please please e mail

Please help promote our PDG awards by circulating this Poster  to your  colleagues and read  details of our previous awards.

IMPORTANT - PDG applications for IEEE Nuclear Science Symposium and Medical Imaging Conference, 28th International Symposium on Room-Temperature Semiconductor Detectors.  16 - 23 October 2021  

 There is no fixed deadline to apply for a PDG grant for this event but additional criteria apply.  Please read our PDG guidance for further details.