(Oxnard, Ca) Oxnard High School students Jennifer Carrillo and Naomi Summers were honored by the Ventura County Board of Supervisors for receiving Edison International’s “STEM Scholarships for the Makers of Tomorrow” which offers 30 students each $40K scholarships when pursuing education in STEM fields.
Students who apply for the scholarship must meet a few criteria:
* Applicants must be a high school senior with at least a cumulative 3.0 GPA, plan to pursue studies in the STEM fields at a four-year accredited college or university, and show financial need.
* Specific college majors include: computer and information systems, engineering, engineering technology, management information systems, mathematics, natural resources and conservation, or physical sciences.
* Applicants must live in Southern California Edison’s service territory.
The top 100 finalists were required to submit a short video. Dependents of Edison International and SCE employees and retirees are not eligible.
To learn more about this year’s winners, visit https://www.insideedison.com/meet-our-2018-edison-scholars