W Power Announces 2017 Scholarship Recipients
May 22, 2017 Sacramento, CA – W Power, a California based owner and operator of Community Energy Reliability Centers announced today the recipients of its annual college scholarship program. Students are selected who are majoring in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) studies; exhibit personal or community leadership; demonstrate financial need; and plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school.
This year’s winners are:
|Recipient||High School||Selected College||College Major|
|Destiny Calderon||Delano High School, Delano||Cal Poly||Architectural Engineering|
|Gerardo Parra||Cesar Chavez , Delano||Cal Poly||Electrical Engineering|
|Jesus Lopez||Cesar Chavez, Delano||UC Irvine||Civil Engineering|
|Raquel Pimental Contreras||Robert Kennedy, Delano||CSU Bakersfield||Petroleum Engineering|
|Uyen Nguyen||Magnolia, Stanton||Cypress College||Business Management|
|Patrick Quach||Rancho Alamitos, Stanton||Cal Poly||Aerospace Engineering|
“W Power has a strong culture of giving back to the communities in which we do business. We are pleased to be able to assist these worthy high school seniors as they embark upon their college careers”, said Kara Miles – President of W Power. W Power is a California certified woman-and-minority owned business enterprise (“WMBE”) focused on doing business in California’s energy industry. W Power develops, builds, owns and operates community energy reliability centers (CERC).