Better Together STEM Scholarships

February 29, 2016
Maximum Award: 
High school seniors
You must live in the PG&E Service Area

The Better Together STEM Scholarships (formerly known as the PG&E Bright Minds Scholarships) is available to high school seniors and college students living in the PG&E service area. 

PG&E will award ten scholarships of up to $20,000 per year for up to five years, and 90 one-time $2,000 scholarships.

The factors used to determine the recipients include: demonstration of community leadership, personal triumph, financial need and academic achievement.

Scholarship winners will be announced in the spring.


  • Be a minimum of 16 years of age and be a high school senior or graduate, have received GED certification or be a current postsecondary undergraduate student.
  • Live within one of the counties listed here.
  • Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire next academic year.

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