The PowerScout Smart Energy Home Scholarship Award

PowerScout is passionate about making it easier for people to use clean energy. With their innovative technology that analyzes power usage more accurately, their team can save homeowners money by switching to solar, and they want to show students that clean energy can save them money, too. For this reason, the company is pleased to offer two (2) students the “PowerScout Smart Energy Home Scholarship Award” of $1,000 toward the cost of tuition.

Annual Amount

2 $1,000

Additional Selection Criteria

Any current, full-time student of an accredited American university or college, with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher is eligible. There is no age requirement.

Application Process

To apply for the scholarship, applicants must write an essay (~1000 words) and/or create a video (~2 minutes) about a clean tech topic of interest. Example topics include (but are not limited to) clean energy, climate change, smart home innovations, and energy efficiency. Submissions that use data are recommended. (The EIA has a wealth of information on energy and the environment.) Students may submit both an essay and a video, but each applicant is only eligible to win one award.

Applications will be taken on a rolling basis. Email your essay and/or video to: by November 30, 2017. Submissions must include your full name, contact information, and school you will be attending.

Two awards each worth $1,000 will be awarded annually. Each semester (spring and fall), both recipients will receive a $500 scholarship to the institution of their choice. The scholarship will be sent directly to the school’s financial aid office.


November 30, 2017


December 15, 2017

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