Cedar City, Utah: Southwest Technical College (Southwest Tech) announced a $10,000 scholarship donation received from Rocky Mountain Power Foundation. The foundation’s past donations to Southwest Tech has assisted several students with scholarships to achieve their technical education goals.
Tom Heaton, the Regional Business Manager of Rocky Mountain Power, stated, “Rocky Mountain Power Foundation has been providing scholarships for students to help them attend this fine Technical College, who might not otherwise have an opportunity to do so. We are proud to be a partner with Southwest Tech and we look forward to continuing to support their worthwhile efforts in the future as well.”
“As demand continues to grow for skilled workers in the state of Utah, scholarship donations make a significant impact for our students, their careers, and for our community,” said Brennan Wood, President of Southwest Tech.
Southwest Tech teaches classes throughout the year and scholarships are awarded on a monthly basis. Scholarship applications and more information can be found at www.stech.edu/scholarships.
About the PacifiCorp Foundation:
The Rocky Mountain Power Foundation and Pacific Power Foundations are part of the PacifiCorp Foundation, one of the largest utility-endowed foundations in the United States. The foundation was created in 1988 by PacifiCorp, an electric utility serving 1.8 million customers in six Western states as Rocky Mountain Power (Utah, Wyoming and Idaho) and Pacific Power (Oregon, Washington and California). The foundation’s mission, through charitable investments, is to support the growth and vitality of the communities served by Rocky Mountain Power and Pacific Power.