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Applications Being Accepted for 2021 Fluor-BWXT Scholarships

PIKE COUNTY, Ohio -- January 7, 2021 -- Fluor-BWXT (FBP) is currently accepting scholarship applications from graduating high school seniors in Pike, Scioto, Ross and Jackson counties. Twelve scholarships, valued at $2,000 each, will be awarded this year to students majoring in Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Mathematics (STEAM) programs.

“FBP is one of the largest STEAM employers in our community, and we recognize the importance of supporting those who are ready to start their own STEAM careers,” said JD Dowell, FBP Site Project Director. “Each year, we receive so many incredible applications, it is a real indication of the young talent in this region.”

FBP has awarded more than $210,000 in scholarships since 2011.

For the second year in a row, the program has expanded to include arts majors relevant to careers at the PORTS site including communications, journalism, photography, videography, graphic design, finance, human resources and architecture.

Qualified applicants must have a cumulative grade point average of 3.0 or above and have been accepted to attend an accredited college or university with a major in a STEAM field.

The deadline for submitting applications is March 5, 2021. For more information on the application process and requirements visit: http://www.fbportsmouth.com/community/scholarship.htm

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About Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC
Fluor Corporation (NYSE: FLR) and BWX Technologies, Inc. (BWXT) (NYSE: BWXT), two world-class companies with significant Ohio experience, formed Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth LLC (FBP) to address the decontamination and decommissioning (D&D) needs at the Department of Energy's (DOE) Portsmouth Site in Pike County, Ohio. Jacobs Engineering, another global leader in industrial and environmental projects, provides support. Fluor-BWXT employs 1,800 workers who bring unparalleled experience, insights, and lessons learned from across the DOE complex. The Fluor-BWXT Portsmouth mandate is to clean up the Portsmouth Site safely and compliantly, provide strong uranium stewardship and partner with local communities to achieve a sustainable economic future. For more information, visit www.fbportsmouth.com.