Pasadena Water & Power

Pasadena Water and Power Educational Scholarship

2015 Scholarship

PWP would like to honor two outstanding Pasadena high school students with an educational scholarship for the upcoming 2015-2016 academic year. We will be awarding two $5,000 scholarships to a two or four year accredited post-secondary institution. The deadline to apply has been EXTENDED to April 10, 2015 and awardees will be notified via email by April 30, 2015.

Eligibility Requirements: 

  • Applicant must currently be a senior at a high school in the City of Pasadena
  • Applicant must be a resident within the Pasadena Water and Power territory 
  • Applicant plans to be enrolled as a full time student in a two or four year accredited post-secondary institution in the upcoming academic year


NOTE: Include scanned unofficial transcripts in the application OR mail official transcripts to:  
Attn: Teresa Gonzalez 
150 S. Los Robles Ave. Suite 200 
Pasadena, CA 91101 
For more information call us at (626) 744-4172 or email PWPcommunications@cityofpasadena.net  


2014 Educational Scholarship Winning Essays

Ashley Storms of Marshall Fundamental High School earned the top prize of $5,000 for her essay advocating the use of solar, wind and water power to meet the country’s energy needs and curb global warming. Read her essay here. 

William O’Keeffe
of Blair High School earned the second-place award of $1,000 with his essay on using social media and a statewide “Water Fast” campaign to promote water conservation. Read his essay here

City of Pasadena press release