Powering Futures Scholarship
March 01, 2023
- Scholarship Description
Powering Futures awards scholarships to local Sacramento students based on financial need and merit. Applicants must be a current high school senior or graduate; have earned a GED certificate; or currently be a post-secondary undergraduate student, have a minimum GPA of 3.0, based on a 4.0 scale, be enrolled or plan to enroll in an accredited 2 or 4 year college/university in the U.S. in the fall, be a SMUD customer living in SMUD's service area, or have a SMUD customer as a parent or legal guardian.
Awards will be based on merit and financial need with a preference for students with a major relevant to a career at SMUD. The scholarship is not open to SMUD employees or their relatives. Up to 21 scholarships ranging from $1,000-$5,000 will be awarded annually and are not renewable. The scholarships will be applied to tuition, fees, books, supplies and equipment required for course load at accredited, nonprofit two- or four-year colleges/universities in the United States. For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.