OOGEEP Announces 2021 Scholarship Application Period

January 19, 2021

Marion Star. The Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Program (OOGEEP) and the Ohio Oil and Gas Energy Education Foundation (Foundation) is now accepting applications for OOGEEP’s 2021 scholarship awards.

Scholarships are awarded to students interested in pursuing careers in the natural gas and oil industry, such as petroleum engineer, finance, equipment operator, mechanical engineer, welder and many more. To qualify for a $1,000 scholarship, a student must be a U.S. citizen, have a career goal in the natural gas and oil industry, be an Ohio resident or student attending an accredited Ohio school, and have and maintain a grade point average of 2.5 or higher.

Since 2007, the foundation has awarded more than 530 scholarships to students pursuing careers in the natural gas and oil industry.

Students can access the scholarship application and view additional information at oogeep.org/teacher-students/scholarships.

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