There are a variety of scholarships available to BGEnergy members.
Blue Grass Energy Scholarship
Blue Grass Energy will award ten $1,500 scholarships to graduating high school seniors within their service area. These scholarships will be awarded in a random drawing on JUNE 4, 2020. All applications must be submitted by 1:00 p.m. on June 4 to be considered for the drawing. The names of the winners will be posted here in our newsroom.
Women in Rural Electrification (WIRE) Scholarship
The Kentucky Chapter of Women in Rural Electrification (WIRE) is offering three $1,000 scholarships to Kentucky college students.
The scholarships are open to any applicant who meets the following criteria:
- Student or Student’s family must be served by a Kentucky Rural Electric Cooperative.
- Student must have completed at least 60 credit hours at the end of the 2019 Fall College Term.
- Student must attend a Kentucky college or university
The scholarship application deadline is JUNE 12, 2020. Scholarship recipients will be notified in July.
Scholarships will be awarded based on academic achievements, extracurricular activities, career goals, recommendations from professors and community leaders, and financial need.
Engineers of the Future Scholarship
Current college students enrolled in an electrical engineering or electrical engineering technology program can apply for the Engineers of the Future Scholarship. Deadline to apply is MAY 15, 2020.
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