American Association of Blacks in Energy Scholarship

The Birmingham Chapter of the American Association of Blacks in Energy (AABE) is now accepting applications for its 2021 scholarship program. AABE is an organization of energy professionals dedicated to including African Americans and other minorities in the discussion and development of energy policies, regulations, R&D technologies and environmental issues. One of the purposes of AABE is to encourage minority students to pursue careers in energy-related fields and to provide scholarships for such students. The AABE Birmingham Scholarship Program offers a Premier Award of $5,000, which is awarded to a high school senior who demonstrates superior achievement and community involvement.

Applications are due to the local Chapter by March 7th, 2021.

Click here to apply.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Unweighted academic average of B or better (3.0 on a 4.0 scale)
  • Graduating high school senior who intends to enroll next semester in an accredited college or university
  • Pursuing a major in business, one of the physical sciences, technology, engineering or mathematics field
  • Underrepresented minority (African Americans, Hispanic or Native Americans)
  • Transcripts must show unweighted academic average
  • Due to COVID-19 we have waived the SAT/ACT requirement for this cycle. The essay will be scored in place of the test.

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