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NV Energy Invites Nevada High School Seniors to Apply for Powerful Partnership Scholarship

Feb 8, 2011

Nevada high school seniors are invited to apply for NV Energy’s Powerful Partnership Scholarship. The one-time $1,000 scholarship is awarded based on demonstrated academic success and community service, and may be used at any accredited university, college or trade school.

High school seniors attending public or private high schools, and those that are home schooled are eligible to apply. Applications must be submitted between March 1 and March 15.

Students in northern Nevada may obtain the scholarship application from the Community Foundation of Western Nevada. Scholarship applications for students in southern Nevada are available through the Clark County School District.

Full application requirements for both northern and southern Nevada high school students can be found at

The Powerful Partnership Scholarship Program is funded through the NV Energy Charitable Foundation.

Headquartered in Las Vegas, NV Energy, Inc. is a holding company with principal subsidiaries Nevada Power Company and Sierra Pacific Power Company doing business as NV Energy. Serving a combined 44,424-square-mile service territory, NV Energy provides a wide range of energy services and products to approximately 2.4 million citizens of Nevada and nearly 40 million tourists annually.

For further information: Jennifer Schuricht, (702) 402-5241