Through its Women In Nuclear (WIN) chapter, Westinghouse Electric Company is offering a $5,000 scholarship to a female high school senior graduating in Spring of 2018 from a Pittsburgh area school. The candidate must intend to pursue a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, mathematics, or physical sciences at an accredited college or university. This is the 12th year that Westinghouse WIN has offered a scholarship.
WIN is a national organization that focuses on women who are working to promote an environment that supports leadership development. The goal of the Westinghouse WIN chapter (W-WIN) is to align with the national organization and establish a framework within Westinghouse and nuclear utilities through which women can further their professional development, promote public awareness about facts on nuclear energy and the nuclear industry, and promote career interest in engineering and nuclear technologies.
The scholarship schedule is as follows:
December 1, 2017 Scholarship application available online
January 19, 2018 Final submittal of online applications
March 2018 Applicants notified of scholarship committee decision
Please advertise the Westinghouse Women In Nuclear Scholarship to all senior girls by posting the enclosed flyer at your school.
Included with this letter is a list of Frequently Asked Questions and Answers regarding the W-WIN Scholarship. The scholarship application will be available on our website on or before January 19, 2018
For additional information, please contact the scholarship committee, WINscholarship@westinghouse.com
Whitney Bopp and Melanie Joseph (412-374-5053 or 412-374-2663)
Westinghouse Electric Company