Program has offered $65,500 in scholarships since 2002
Kentucky American Water has introduced that purposes are actually being accepted for the corporate’s 2022 Ripple Impact Scholarship Program. This system, now in its 20th 12 months, provides one-time, $1,000 scholarships to highschool seniors who display sturdy tutorial efficiency, a dedication to environmental stewardship and plan to pursue a level in environmental, engineering, or agricultural research. As much as two scholarships will probably be awarded this 12 months.
College students within the firm’s 14-county service space (Bourbon, Clark, Fayette, Franklin, Gallatin, Grant, Harrison, Jackson, Jessamine, Nicholas, Owen, Rockcastle, Scott, and Woodford counties) are eligible to use. Details about the scholarship program and the applying might be discovered on Kentucky American Water’s web site at https://amwater.com/kyaw/news-community/ripple-effect-scholarship-application. The deadline for entry is April 8, 2022.
“Right now’s college students will turn into tomorrow’s leaders, and we consider you will need to acknowledge and reward those that are dedicated to defending our pure sources, at the moment and sooner or later,” stated Nick Rowe, president of Kentucky American Water and senior vp of American Water’s Southeast Division. “We encourage all college students who’re classroom leaders and environmental leaders to use, and we stay up for reviewing this 12 months’s entries.”
The corporate established the Ripple Impact Scholarship Program in 2002. Since that point, a complete of $65,500 in scholarship funds has been awarded to 109 Kentucky college students.
Kentucky American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), is the biggest investor-owned water utility within the state, offering high-quality and dependable water and/or wastewater providers to roughly half one million individuals. For extra info, go to www.kentuckyamwater.com and observe Kentucky American Water on Twitter and Facebook.
About American Water
With a historical past relationship again to 1886, American Water (NYSE:AWK) is the biggest and most geographically various U.S. publicly traded water and wastewater utility firm. The corporate employs greater than 6,400 devoted professionals who present regulated and regulated-like ingesting water and wastewater providers to an estimated 14 million individuals in 24 states. American Water gives protected, clear, reasonably priced and dependable water providers to our prospects to assist maintain their lives flowing. For extra info, go to amwater.com and observe American Water on Twitter, Facebook, and LinkedIn.