What is the Solar Energy Foundation scholarship program?
The mission of Solar Energy Foundation (SEF) is to provide scholarship program and lifelong enrichment opportunities in support of exceptional students’ thirst for knowledge and their desire to make a difference in the world.
Is the scholarship need-based?
No. The Solar Energy Foundation scholarship is achievement-based.
How do I apply for the SEF scholarship?
The application requires you to upload an essay on the given topic. Please read the instructions carefully before writing and submitting your essay.
Can I mail in a paper application?
The Foundation accepts only online applications. You can fill your application form here.
What scholarships are available to prospective applicants, and who can apply?
A total of five $1,000 scholarships are available for students to support their studies. Any current, full-time student of an accredited American university or college with a minimum 3.0 unweighted GPA may apply on our website in August until the December 31st deadline.
How can the scholarship be used?
Scholarship funds are to be used for tuition and books only. Once awarded, a check will be written to the recipient’s enrolled school and credited for academic costs.