News Published: Feb 12, 2018 - 12:50:02 AM


AVANGRID Offers 2018-2019 Scholarships

By AVANGRID Inc.


Font size: Small Big
Email this article
 Printer friendly page
Share this article:
facebook del.icio.us Yahoo! MyWeb Digg reddit Furl Blinklist Spurl
Buy the "As seen on" mug
ORANGE, CT - AVANGRID Inc. (NYSE: AGR), a diversified energy company, announced it will provide scholarships for the 2018-2019 academic year for postgraduate studies at universities in the United States continuing the company’s commitment to financially support students who are pursuing studies in the fields which help to create an innovative and sustainable future for the sector.

As the need to recruit and retain talented employees intensifies, AVANGRID has prioritized attracting and developing a highly engaged workforce with high-quality training, superior professional development and access to master’s degree programs that will enhance their qualifications for employment in the energy sector. Last year, the Avangrid Foundation and Fundación Iberdrola España, awarded approximately $900,000 in scholarships to cover stipends as well as enrollment at universities throughout the United States.

"Supporting our existing workforce must be complemented by a pledge to dedicate ourselves to nurture the next generation of energy leaders, who will provide the energy and innovation that will drive AVANGRID forward,” said James P. Torgerson, CEO of AVANGRID. “This scholarship program will help to ensure that some of the brightest minds are focused on finding solutions to issues our industry will face as it transitions away from fossil fuels toward a balanced energy mix that includes renewable generation.”

AVANGRID will provide scholarships for postgraduate studies in the following fields:
· Renewable Energy
· Smart Distribution Networks
· Engineering
· Data Science
· Cyber Security
· Legal/Compliance/Regulation
· Business: International Studies, Human Resources, Communications, Finance, Treasury
· Information Technology

Applications are due no later than 8 p.m. (EST) on April 2, 2018. To apply for and to obtain information on candidate requirements and the selection process, visit https://www.iberdrola.com/people-talent/international-scholarships-master-iberdrola. Applicants can also follow AVANGRID on Facebook and @AVANGRID on Twitter throughout the application process for additional information and updates.




© Copyright by ShorelinePlus.com. Some articles and pictures posted on our website, as indicated by their bylines, were submitted as press releases and do not necessarily reflect the position and opinion of ShorelinePlus.com, Canaiden LLC or any of its associated entities. Articles may have been edited for brevity and grammar. Photos without a credit line are "contributed photos".





CURRENT HEADLINES:
Norwalk Health Department Continues to Offer Flu Shots, Guidance this Flu Season
American Red Cross Offers Workshop to Help Local Businesses Prepare for Disasters
Heart Walk Chair Announced
SPS Adopts Seal of Biliteracy Recognizing Students Proficient in Two or More Languages
Learn Strategies to Build from the Ground Up from Edsall & Restall on March 9

Top of Page






ShorelinePlus.com is part of the Canaiden Online Media Network!

Stamford Plus Online | Norwalk Plus Online | ShorelinePlus.com | ConnecticutPlus.com | Canaiden.com
Best of Norwalk | Best of Stamford | Hauterfly Magazine | SummerCampPlus.com | WeatherinCT.com

Copyright ©2005-2010 Canaiden, LLC All Rights Reserved.