Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship

Together with Chevron, we’re helping advance Utah’s future energy workforce with scholarships for high school seniors and first year college students who are pursuing STEM courses at universities, colleges and trade schools in Utah.

With the generous support of Chevron, more than $92,000 in scholarships have been awarded since 2016.

“Chevron partners with OED on the Utah Energy Workforce Development Scholarship program to create the energy workforce of the future of our state.”

Mitra Kashanchi, general manager, Chevron Salt Lake Refinery

Scholarship Rules & Criteria

Official Deadline: June 15, 2021

Applications Will Open October 2020

General Info

Five — $4,000 Scholarships
Awarded to students pursuing a STEM degree at a Utah-based college or university.

Applications Will Open October 2020

Five — $2,000 scholarships
Awarded to students pursuing an energy-related trade degree or certification from a Utah-based trade school or technical college.

Applications Will Open October 2020

Application REquirements

Contact information (name, email, phone number and school)

Completed Questionnaire

One-page practice cover letter applying to a job in their ideal energy and minerals field

Submission INformation

Email applications to Guille Peláez, education program specialist for the Utah Governor’s Office of Energy Development (OED).

“Receiving the Utah Energy Workforce Scholarship has greatly benefited my experience as a college student, and helped me recognize future job opportunities.”

Katie Oliverson, student at the University of Utah