American Municipal Power (AMP) has established the Lyle B. Wright Scholarship to encourage high school students in member communities to further their education and to create an awareness of careers in the municipal electric utility field.
High school seniors who will graduate in spring of 2017, have met all basic requirements for college or technical school, have a 3.0 or higher grade point average, and whose household receives electricity from Hudson Public Power are eligible for the scholarship. The amount of the scholarship award is $2,000. Click here for an AMP Scholarship Nomination Form.
The City of Hudson requires interested students to submit:
Nominee application form
A written essay entitled, “How Hudson Public Power Provides Excellent Service to my Community.” Essays should be double spaced with a 12-point font and a maximum of two pages.
A resume of high school accomplishments
An official high school transcript or contact information for High school guidance office
Application materials must be submitted by the Hudson Public Works Department, 1769 Georgetown Rd, Hudson, OH, or can be emailed to Sonya Mottram by 11:59 p.m. on November 30, 2016.
AMP Scholarship recipients will be selected based on grade point average, personal achievements, and essay score. Hudson Public Power may nominate one candidate for the Lyle B. Wright Scholarship. For more information contact the Hudson Public Works Department at (330) 342-1750.