Last Modified: January 17, 2019
Please complete the form below to be considered for one of Emerald’s 2019 EmPOWERing Scholarships.
We encourage all scholarship applicants to complete a job shadow.
Scholarships are available to youth starting and continuing their college or trade school education and adults seeking second career training. EPUD will award up to five (5) $3,000 scholarships totaling $15,000 in 2019 to students interested in pursuing utility industry careers.
Scholarships will be awarded to EPUD customers or family members attending a college, university, or trade school. Applicants must have graduated high school or received their GED from an accredited educational institution. High school or college transcript must show an accumulated GPA of at least 2.0.
The electric utility industry employs a broad range of people with widely varying skills and trades, including line work, tree trimming, engineering, energy efficiency, accounting, communications, graphic design, customer service, and human resources, and many others. An EmPOWERing Scholarship can help you further your education and learn the skills that may lead to a utility career in the future.