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S.T.E.M. Scholarships Now Being Accepted

PIKETON, OH – February 3, 2017 – Applications are now being accepted for the Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (S.T.E.M.) college scholarship offered by Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth.

This one-time $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to 12 graduating seniors attending a high school, or residing, within Jackson, Pike, Ross or Scioto County.

Students must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.0 or above. The student will need to compose an essay of no more than 1,000 words, collect two letters of recommendation (no relatives please), provide an official transcript and complete the application.

Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth is committed to being an active corporate leader to the communities that have supported nuclear and environmental remediation missions at the DOE Portsmouth site for more than 50 years.

In April, a team of judges will review the applications and scholarship winners will be announced the first week of May.

Applications should be submitted to their high school guidance counselors by Friday, March 17 or directly to Deneen Revel at deneen.revel@ports.pppo.gov no later than Friday, March 24 with:

  • All required information (essay, recommendation letters, transcripts and completed applications);
  • Photocopy the application and black out social security numbers from all forms; 
  • Time, date and location of awards banquet

Download the application form.

Information can be mailed or emailed to:

Deneen Revel
Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC, Community Relations
PO BOX 548
Piketon, OH 45661


About Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC

Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) and BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) (NYSE: BWXT), two world-class companies with significant Ohio experience, formed Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC (FBP) to address the decontamination and decommissioning (D&D) needs at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Portsmouth Site in Pike County, Ohio. CH2M, another global leader in industrial and environmental projects, provides support. Fluor-BWXT employs 1,900 workers who bring unparalleled experience, insights, and lessons learned from across the DOE complex. The Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth mandate is to clean up the Portsmouth Site safely and compliantly, provide strong uranium stewardship and partner with local communities to achieve a sustainable economic future. For more information, visit www.fbportsmouth.com.