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MHUG Scholarship Supports Future Hydropower Leaders

Are you interested in a career in hydropower? The Midwest Hydro Users Group (MHUG) scholarship can help you achieve your goals.

High school seniors and those enrolled within their first 2 years of a 2-year, or 4-year college, university, or technical school are eligible for our scholarship.

  1. You must be accepted or enrolled at a Midwestern university, college, or technical school (eligible states are listed in the application).
  2. You must also be interested in a program that supports the hydropower industry (examples provided in the application).

How to Apply

Scholarship applications are available in October.

Applications are due in February.

You’ll need to complete the application, submit your official transcript, and have one reference provide a personal recommendation.

Selection and Award

Scholarship winners will be notified in April. The scholarship amount will be paid directly to the school before the upcoming academic year begins. 

For More information

Check the application forms for application details.

Please email with any questions.

MHUG's mission is to promote safe, reliable, economical, and environmentally responsible hydropower in the Midwest by providing members with opportunities to learn, share information, and network with others in the industry. We're looking to help develop the next generation of talent to keep our Midwestern hydroelectric projects producing safe and reliable power.
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