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About Us

North American Young Generation in Nuclear (NAYGN) is a 501(c)(6) non-profit organization which provides opportunities for a young generation of nuclear enthusiasts to develop strong leadership and professional skills, create lifelong connections, engage and inform the public, and inspire today’s nuclear technology professionals to meet the challenges of the 21st century.

NAYGN was established in 1999 and now consists of 100+ chapters across North America.

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We engage and empower today's nuclear professionals to meet the challenges of the 21st Century

Our Mission

Our Mission

NAYGN provides opportunities for a young generation of nuclear enthusiasts to develop leadership and professional skills, create life-long connections, engage and inform the public, and inspire today’s nuclear technology professionals to meet the challenges of the 21st century.

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Our Vision

Developing leaders to energize the future of nuclear

What We Do

Professional Development

Providing a forum for the professional development of our membership

  • Annual NAYGN National Conference

  • Regional Conferences

  • Webinars

  • Diversity and Inclusion Development

  • Lunch & Learns

  • Facility Tours & Seminars

Public Information

Informing and engaging the public about nuclear science and technology

  • Post Card Push Day

  • Millennial Nuclear Caucus Events

  • Nuclear Hill Days

  • Grassroots Legislative Advocacy

  • School Visits & Teacher Workshops

  • Student Outreach & Drawing Contests

  • Children's Books

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