Fund Details
"Powering Redding's Future" College Scholarship
Award Amount
Four $5,000.00 awards and Four $3,500.00 awards


County/High School: Shasta County/Redding Electric Utility (REU) customers, see details below 

Applicants must meet the following eligibility criteria: 

  • Be a REU customer living in REU's service area or have an REU customer as a legal guardian
  • Current High School Senior OR currently enrolled in a post secondary school (community college, college/university, technical school)
  • Minimum cumulative GPA 3.0
  • Will attend a 4-year college or university full-time in Fall 2018
The Redding Electric Utility (REU) Powering Redding’s Future College Scholarship Program is for Redding students seeking bachelor’s degrees at four-year colleges and universities. Applicants’ community involvement, essay content, academic achievements and records as well as financial need will be taken into consideration. Preference will be given to students obtaining a STEM degree.
·  Four (4) $5,000 scholarships available to students obtaining a STEM degree*
·  Four (4) additional scholarships up to $3,500 available to students declaring non-STEM related*
*One award in each category will be awarded to a low-income applicant that meets the eligibility requirements. 

Contact Information:

For questions about this application, please contact Miriam Leal at