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Entergy STEM Scholarship
Deadline to apply: January 23, 2023 3:00 pm CT

Entergy Services, LLC has established a scholarship program to assist current undergraduates who have graduated from a greater New Orleans area parish high school and are pursuing a STEM-related major at select colleges.

This scholarship program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarships and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations and individuals. Eligibility for individual programs is determined at the sole discretion of the sponsor, and eligible applications are reviewed by Scholarship America’s evaluation team. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, national origin or financial need.

Applicants to the Entergy STEM Scholarship must:

  • Be graduates of a high school in one of the following parishes in the greater New Orleans area:
    • Jefferson
    • Orleans
    • Plaquemines
    • St. Bernard
    • St. Charles
    • St. John the Baptist
    • St. Tammany
    • Tangipahoa
  • Be current college undergraduates majoring in STEM*
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at one of the following accredited four-year
    universities for the entire upcoming academic year:
    • Dillard University
    • Grambling State University
    • Loyola University
    • Southern University

*Medical-related STEM majors are ineligible.

Awards

If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a $4,000 award. Up to five (5) awards will be granted.

Awards are not renewable; however, students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.

Recipients may receive future internship and/or employment opportunities with Entergy.

Awards are for undergraduate study only.

Selection of Recipients

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:

  • Academic record
  • Demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities
  • Work experience
  • A statement of career and educational goals and objectives
  • Unusual personal or family circumstances
  • An online recommendation.

Financial need will be considered. Recipients must demonstrate need.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Entergy Corporation play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

Notification

All applicants will be notified in March. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.

Payment of Scholarships

Scholarship America processes Entergy STEM Scholarship payments on behalf of Entergy Services, LLC. Payments are made in one installment in early August.

Application

To apply, click the Apply Now button below to register and/or login to the Scholarship America Hub. Applicants can save the application and return at a later date. Applications must be completed and submitted by the application deadline date in order for the application to be considered.

As part of your application, you must upload the following:

  • A current, complete transcript of grades. Grade reports are not accepted. Transcripts must display student name, school name, grades and credit hours for each course and term in which each course was taken.

One online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf no later than January 26, 2023 3:00 pm Central Time.

Your application is not complete unless all required materials are submitted electronically.

Entergy Services, LLC has partnered with Scholarship America. Selecting the button below will redirect you the Scholarship America Student Hub!