Energy Scholarships

Thinking about an energy career as a way to utilize your STEM skills? There are a variety of scholarships that can help you earn a college degree in an energy-related field.

Energy/Utility Technology

Southeast Community College: Southeast Community College is located in Milford, NE, and offers scholarships for AAS degrees in Energy Generation Operations. Learn more
Constellation: Constellation, an Exelon company, is accepting applications for its 2019 E2 Energy to Educate grant program. Students in grades 6-12 can apply for program grants up to $25,000, and students in two- and four-year colleges can apply for grants up to $50,000. Learn more
GEICC: GEICC (Georgia Energy and Industrial Construction Consortium) is accepting applications for its 2020 Scholarship, open to graduating seniors involved in STEM. Learn more

Nuclear Technology

American Nuclear Society: Scholarships are granted to high school, undergraduate, and graduate students alike and will be awarded at the beginning of each school year. Evaluation is based upon numerous factors, including academic preparation (GPA and test scores), awards, honors, leadership within the ANS, references, and career goals and objectives. Learn more
Bismarck State College: Up to $10,000 in scholarships are available for AAS degrees in Nuclear Technology. Degree programs are available online. Learn more
$60,000 available in scholarships through an NRC Trade School and Community College Scholarships grant for those interested in pursuing a career in the nuclear energy industry. The deadline is August 15th. Learn more


IEEE Power and Energy Society Scholarship Plus Initiative: Power and energy engineers work with some of today’s most exciting technologies, developing solutions to problems that affect our lives and lifestyles. You can apply for the PES Scholarship as early as your first year in college. First-year students are very much encouraged to apply. Learn more
Society of Women Engineers (SWE): SWE scholarships support women pursuing ABET-accredited bachelor or graduate student programs in preparation for careers in engineering, engineering technology, and computer science in the United States. In 2017, SWE disbursed approximately 233 new and renewed scholarships valued at more than $715,000. Learn more

Additional Options

American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE): AABE grants scholarships at local chapter and national levels in a variety of career areas. Learn more
DEED Funding for Students: Through the American Public Power Association (APPA), DEED offers four types of funding for students–educational scholarships, student internships, student research grants, and technical design projects. Learn more


Get Into Energy / Get Into STEM is a ground-breaking program designed to build awareness among students, parents, teachers, guidance counselors, and others about the value of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education and the excellent career opportunities available in the energy industry.

Get Into Energy / Get Into STEM is managed by the Center for Energy Workforce Development (CEWD), a non-profit consortium of electric, natural gas, and nuclear utilities and their associations.

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