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Fluor-BWXT Donates $24,000 in Scholarships

PIKE COUNTY, Ohio -- July 10, 2019 -- Fluor-BWXT continues its commitment to science education in Southern Ohio through the annual S.T.E.M (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) scholarship program.

From left: Jeff Pinkerton (FBP), Clay Minor (scholarship recipient), Jean Paul White (FBP)

This year 12 local students were awarded $2,000 scholarships for the pursuit of S.T.E.M related college degrees.

This year’s recipients include: Clay Minor (Waverly), James Pennington (Eastern), Layne Moorman (Piketon), Mollyanna Grashel, Zac Hammond, Mason Yeagle (Minford), Bailee Day (Valley), Haley Webb, Matthew Humphreys, Emma Matthews (Jackson), Delores Corcoran and  Cody Clark (Zane Trace).

More than 120 students applied for the competitive scholarship program which requires an essay, two letters of recommendation and minimum 3.0 grade point average.

Since 2012, Fluor-BWXT has awarded 97 scholarships worth a total value of $194,000 to students in Pike, Scioto, Ross, and Jackson counties.

From left: Tony Sturgeon (FBP), Mason Yeagle, Zac Hammond, and Mollyanna Grashel (scholarship recipients) , Kristie Johnson (FBP)

From left: Haley Webb (scholarship recipient) , Darven Newsom (FBP) , Emma Matthews and Matthew Humphreys (scholarship recipients)

From left: John Albright (FBP) , Deloris Corcoran and Cody Clark (scholarship recipients) , Alison Lake (FBP)

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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.