Cuyahoga Fals Electric System Extends Deadline for American Municipal Power Scholarship Applications
Submitted by englirl@cityofcf on Wed, 01/29/2014 - 8:19am
The deadline for application to the Cuyahoga Falls Electric System (CFES) for nomination consideration in the 2014 American Municipal Power (AMP) Scholarship Program has been extended until 5:00 PM, Wednesday, February 5th, 2014. Applications are available through local High School Guidance Offices or at the Cuyahoga Falls Electric System, 2550 Bailey Road. Students may also access scholarship application information at the City’s website, www.cityofcfcom.
AMP has established this scholarship program to encourage high school students in member communities to further their education and to create an awareness of careers in the municipal electric utility field.
The Cuyahoga Falls Electric System may nominate one candidate for the Lyle B. Wright Scholarship, and one candidate for the Richard H. Gorsuch Scholarship. High school seniors who will graduate in the spring, have met all the basic requirements for college or technical school, and have a 3.0 or higher grade point average on a 4.0 scale are encouraged to contact their guidance counselors for local application and detailed eligibility information. The amount of these one-time scholarship awards is $2,000.
Students must complete the local nominee application form and submit it along with a letter of recommendation and an official high school transcript showing the student’s cumulative grade point average for six semesters.
Application materials will be accepted until 5:00 P.M. Wednesday, February 5th, 2014 at the Cuyahoga Falls Electric System, 2550 Bailey Road. For more information, please contact your High School Guidance Office or the Cuyahoga Falls Electric System at 330-971-8060.