The new Edison awards are now available for High School Seniors. Up to 30 opportunities are available for US students.
Edison Scholars was created to recognize the makers of tomorrow – students with big dreams to help power the future. The program awards colleges programmes to help fuel your passion for making a difference by studying science, technology, engineering and math.
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- Applications Deadline: December 16.
- Course Level: The studentships are awarded to High School Seniors. Awards are for undergraduate study only.
- Study Subject: The studentships are awarded in the fields of science, technology, engineering or math (STEM). The studentships are awarded to students who plan to enrol in an eligible major in computer and information services, engineering, engineering technology, management information systems, mathematics, natural resources and conservation, or physical sciences.
- Scholarship Award: Each year, Edison International awards $40,000 colleges programmes to 30 high school seniors to help them follow their dreams in science, technology, engineering or math (STEM) and empower them to change the world.
- Nationality: The studentships are available for US students.
- Number of Scholarships: Thirty opportunities are available.
- Scholarship can be taken in the USA
Eligibility for the Scholarship
Eligible Countries: The studentships are available for US students.
Entrance Requirements: Here’s the rundown of requirements:
- Must be a high school senior with at least a cumulative 3.0 GPA, plan to pursue studies in the STEM fields at a four-year accredited college or university and show financial need.
- Eligible STEM majors include computer and information systems, engineering, engineering technology, management information systems, mathematics, natural resources and conservation and physical sciences.
- Applicants must live in Southern California Edison’s service territory.
- The top 50 finalists will be required to submit a short video. Don’t stress, it’s simple.
- Dependents of Edison International and SCE employees and retirees are not eligible.
How to Apply: Start by clicking on the Register to apply link at the bottom of this page. You will need to read and agree to an Online Application Consent and register as an applicant. During the application process, you will be able to leave the site by clicking on the Save and Log Out button located on any application page. In order to return, you must enter your username and password as provided when registering for an application account. The application must be submitted electronically on or before December 14, 2018, by 3:00 p.m. CST.
You may wish to gather the following information that will be needed for the application process:
- List of student’s work experience and involvement in school and community activities.
- Student’s transcript of high school grades.
- The short statement of student’s educational and career objectives.
- Financial information from the family’s most recently submitted 1040 tax return.