PDEF - Advancing the Profession

The PDEF offers a variety of scholarships, programs and offerings that assist nuclear medicine technologists in advancing the field. Through professional development activities, the PDEF gives NMTs the training they need to advance in their career. The following programs are available through the PDEF.

Mickey Williams Minority Student Scholarships
This scholarship, established 2005, offers scholarship assistance for a minority student entering or enrolled in a nuclear medicine technology program. The scholarship honors the memory of Mickey Williams, who was President of the SNMMI-TS in 1991. 

Professional Development Scholarship ($5,000)
This scholarship assists nuclear medicine technologists in their pursuit of a Master's or Doctoral degree.

Other SNMMI-TS Awards

The SNMMI-TS offers many grants and awards funded through various avenues, including the Professional Development and Education Fund (PDEF) and the Education and Research Foundation (ERF). For a complete listing of awards and information regarding the application process, please visit the SNMMI-TS Grants and Awards page on the SNMMI website.