Kentucky American Water Accepting Applications Scholarships
Kentucky American Water has announced that applications are now being accepted for the company’s 2019 Ripple Effect Scholarship Program. The program, now in its 17th year, offers one-time, $500 scholarships to high school seniors who demonstrate strong academic performance, a commitment to environmental stewardship and plan to pursue a degree in environmental, engineering or agricultural studies. Up to three scholarships will be awarded this year.
Students in the company’s 14-county service area (Woodford, Bourbon, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Gallatin, Grant, Harrison, Jackson, Jessamine, Nicholas, Owen, Rockcastle and Scott) are eligible to apply. Information about the scholarship program and the application can be found on Kentucky American Water’s website:https://amwater.com/kyaw/news-community/ripple-effect-scholarship-application. The deadline for entry is April 5, 2019.
The company established the Ripple Effect Scholarship Program in 2002. Since that time, a total of $61,000 in scholarship funds has been awarded to 100 Kentucky students.