Houston, TX (PRWEB) April 18, 2013
Bounce Energy is giving students the power to pursue their dreams.
The Houston-based retail electricity provider, recognized as an industry leader in customer service and philanthropy, will award three scholarships as part of the company’s “BE More” Scholarship Program.
Bounce will give a $2,500 scholarship to one qualified student in each state in its service area, which comprises Texas, Pennsylvania and New York.
Since the company’s inception, Bounce Energy has been dedicated to giving back to the communities it serves. Bounce Energy donates thousands of dollars to a different charity each month and has been nationally recognized for its corporate social responsibility.
Always looking for ways to positively impact the future, Bounce Energy decided to create this new scholarship program.
To be eligible for “BE More” Scholarship, applicants must meet each of the following requirements:
- Be a current high school or college student under 24 years of age
- Maintain a minimum of a 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale
- Be a resident of Texas, New York, or Pennsylvania
- Submit an application by May 15 (with a recommended postmark date of May 5)
Applicants must also write a 500-word essay addressing the following prompt:
“Bounce Energy considers itself to be more than just an electricity company. Going beyond just competitive electricity rates, we also offer customer rewards, community charity support opportunities, and other convenient products and services. Bounce Energy wants to know: How do you consider yourself to be more than just a student?”
Bounce Energy will announce the three winners of the “BE More” scholarship on May 31, and will contact each winning student by phone, email and a letter.
The $2,500 scholarship checks will be paid to the winning student by August 31.
Interested students can learn more about the “BE More” scholarship by visiting the program page, http://www.bounceenergy.com/scholarships.
Bounce Energy accepts student applications, essays, and transcripts electronically through an online form. The company has also provided a .pdf document students can download and mail to 2802 Albany, Houston, TX 77006.
About Bounce Energy
Bounce Energy is a Retail Electricity Provider, headquartered in Houston, currently servicing deregulated areas in Texas, Pennsylvania and New York. Since its founding in 2008, Bounce has been committed to being more than just an electricity company. Through innovative rewards, excellent customer service and convenient products, Bounce works hard to support the communities it serves. Learn more about our charity efforts at http://www.bounceenergy.com/charity.