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Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship

Submitted by analysa.allison on Sat, 04/06/2019 - 11:18

Over the past two years the Governor's Office of Energy has partnered with Chevron to advance Utah’s energy workforce by providing 13 scholarships, totaling $48,000 to high school seniors who intend to pursue a Science, Technology, Engineering, or Math (STEM) field of study or trade certification at a Utah institution of higher learning. This includes:

· Five $4,000 scholarships for students attending a Utah college or university
· Five $2,000 scholarships for students attending a Utah technical college

TO APPLY - Applicants must submit the following to OED's Energy Program Specialist, Kevin Brooks (kevinbrooks@utah.gov) by May 1, 2019:
· A five-minute informative original film on an energy resource found in Utah responsible for supporting local economies and powering our daily lives (smartphone filming guide attached)
· A short, 1-2 page essay on why they are passionate about energy, their STEM goals, and how the scholarship would help to support them.

There is just one month left to apply. Please join us in getting the word out about this excellent funding opportunity for future STEM students. A complete set of instructions and further guidance can be found on their education website