SDG&E Inspiring Future Leaders
STEM Scholarship Program
Investing in the next generation through higher education is one way SDG&E is committed to building stronger communities together
The SDG&E Inspiring Future Leaders STEM Scholarship Program, also called the SDG&E Scholarship Program, provides financial assistance to historically underrepresented students who reside within SDG&E’s service territory and are pursuing or plan to pursue a STEM degree at a college or university.
Applicants to the SDG&E Scholarship Program must …
- Self-identify as either:
- Women (all races/ethnicities are eligible) OR
- Black or African American; American Indian or Alaska Native; Hispanic or Latino; Asian, Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander (all genders are eligible).
- Be high school seniors, high school graduates or current college undergraduates.
- Plan to enroll in a full-time, undergraduate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) area of study at an accredited, two- or four-year college or university for the entire 2023-24 academic year.*
- Have a permanent address in SDGE’s service territories of San Diego County and South Orange County.
- Service territories in South Orange County include Dana Point, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Niguel, Rancho Mission Viejo, San Clemente, San Juan Capistrano, Laguna Hills (southern part), Mission Viejo (southern part) and Laguna Woods (southern part).**
*Healthcare and educational areas of study are not eligible for the scholarship.
**Enter your zip code below to confirm zip code eligibility.
Employees and children of employees of Sempra Energy, SDG&E, Southern California Gas Company and any of their affiliates are not ineligible for the scholarship.
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How to Apply
The 2023 SDG&E Inspiring Future Leaders STEM Scholarship Program is now closed.