Liberty Power, the leading Hispanic-owned energy provider in the U.S., and the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation continue their ongoing partnership to present the Fourth Annual Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarship.
The Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarship provides an opportunity for college students engaging in science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education with an interest in pursuing careers in the fields of energy or the environment to enter to win a scholarship up to $10,000!
About Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarships
Liberty Power has partnered with the United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation to support education, particularly in the areas of science, technology, engineering, and mathematics or STEM education in the United States.
We invite students currently enrolled in an accredited two and four-year public or private university that have an interest in the fields of energy or the environment to apply for a Liberty Power Bright Horizons Scholarship. One $10,000 scholarship, one $6,000 scholarship, and one $4,000 scholarship will be awarded.
The application period for 2016 is now CLOSED! Applications were due Sunday, July 31, 2016 at 11:59 P.M. EST. This year’s scholarship winners were publicly announced at the USHCC National Convention in Miami, FL which took place October 9 – 11. To learn more, read our FAQ section. The application period for 2017 will be opening soon. Please check back for details.
About Liberty Power
Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Liberty Power is the largest owner-operated retail electricity supplier in the United States. The company is also the first certified, minority-owned supplier with a national footprint, and the largest Hispanic-owned energy company in the United States according to Hispanic Business.
As a retail electricity supplier, Liberty Power purchases electricity on the wholesale market which it then sells to consumers on a retail level. We help large and small businesses, government agencies and residential customers address their energy challenges in the area of price and risk mitigation as well as sustainability. Liberty Power will celebrate its 14-year anniversary on September 13, 2016, just prior to the USHCC National Convention, marking fourteen years of serving electricity and exceptional customer service.
Liberty Power is one of only five retail electricity providers licensed in 16 deregulated markets in the United States and operating in approximately 50 utility territories. Liberty Power is currently serving customers in California, Connecticut, Delaware, Illinois, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New York, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Texas, and Washington, D.C.
Did You Know…
- Named Largest Hispanic-owned Energy Company in the United States by Hispanic Business
- Named 8th Largest Hispanic-owned company in the U.S. overall by Hispanic Business
- Served more than 20% of Fortune 500 companies
- Now serving over 10M MWh of retail electricity (equivalent of serving more than 1 million homes)
About United States Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Foundation (USHCC Foundation)
The USHCC Foundation is committed to giving Hispanic entrepreneurs life-long learning by developing and implementing initiatives and educational campaigns to awaken and nurture their entrepreneurial spirit. The Foundation leverages corporate and public support to ensure that existing and aspiring Latino entrepreneurs gain access and achieve success in the world of business. Please visit www.ushccfoundation.org for more information on the USHCC Foundation.