At ElectricityPlans.com, we help you Power Your Life. Education is an important part of life. It gives us knowledge of the world around us. It helps us develop our life’s perspective. And, it helps build future success.
That’s why ElectricityPlans.com offers the Energize Your Education Scholarship.
This scholarship rewards a deserving high school senior for using their energy to make a positive difference in the lives of others.
Winner of the 2021 Energize Your Education College Scholarship
The winner of the 2021 Energize Your Education College Scholarship is Mr. Parker Ryan of Porter, Texas.
Parker is a 4.0 student at Kingwood Park High School and recently served as lead architect on a tiny home build project for Students Helping Veterans. This program teaches students trade skills while donating back a tiny home to a local community living center for homeless veterans.
Parker’s interest in architecture and construction began when he took a Career and Technical Education class at his school. That led to him joining the Students Helping Veterans program three years ago. After serving as a building captain, Parker was selected as lead architect his senior year, based on designs he created during the 2020 coronavirus school shutdown.
Parker’s winning essay described the impact of this program on him and on the community:
Being able to see my work bring life and honor to these veterans has meant the world to me these last three years of high school and also means so much to my community. Just prior to writing this, I had the opportunity to speak at our Tiny Home ceremony in front of hundreds of school administrators, building sponsors, veterans, and my friends, all of whom expressed great gratitude for our work and expressed hope for what my generation can accomplish in the future.
Although this program was just an idea three years ago, we have reached so many people’s hearts and have begun to positively influence the lives of both the veterans receiving the homes and those who surround them.
Parker will attend Texas A&M University at College Station where he is majoring in architectural engineering. Whoop!
Photo Credit: Heidi Borum Photography
The “Energize Your Education” College Scholarship 2022
Here at ElectricityPlans.com we make a positive difference for our customers’ lives by helping them save money on their electricity bill.
Are you a high school senior in Texas attending college in the fall of 2022? Then we want to know what positive difference you make in your community!
The Energize Your Education Scholarship rewards your positive energy. Let us know how you use your positive energy in the community to make a difference in the lives of others. You could win a $500 scholarship towards your college education.
- High school senior, planning to attend an accredited two- or four-year college degree program in Fall 2022
- Minimum of a 3.2 GPA on a 4.0 scale
- Resident of Texas, Ohio, or Connecticut
Complete the online application, including your essay answering this question:
Electricity powers your life. That’s one kind of energy, but not the only kind. How do you bring your positive energy into the community to make a difference in the lives of others?
Scholarship Application Deadline
2022 Scholarship applications: February 1 – May 1 2022
Scholarship Notification Date
Scholarship winner will be notified by May 20, 2022
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