The Duke Energy Foundation has established a scholarship program to assist children of Duke Energy Corporation employees who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.
Applicants to the Duke Energy Scholars Program must be:
Up to 25 awards of up to $5,000 each will be granted for students attending 4-year colleges or universities.
Up to 25 awards of up to $1,500 awards will be granted for students attending accredited two-year colleges or vocational-technical schools.
All awards are one-time awards, and are non-renewable
Awards will be used toward payment of, and may not exceed, standard costs of tuition, room, board, books and fees, as established by the school, college or university. Transcript fees, dorm dues, post office fees, extra-curricular activities and other special fees are not included in the scholarship.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Applicants will be notified in no later than April 2020. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Duke Energy Foundation.
Payments are made in one installment on July 24.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
Financial need will not be considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Duke Energy Foundation play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Duke Energy Foundation reserves the right to review the conditions and procedures of this scholarship program and to make changes at any time including termination of the program.
As part of your application, you must upload the following:
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically
Questions? Contact us:
Phone: 507-931-1682 and ask for the Duke Energy Scholars Program
Questions regarding the scholarship program should be addressed to:
Duke Energy Scholars Program
One Scholarship Way
Saint Peter, MN 56082