Purpose of the Award

The Wood Mackenzie - BAFTX Energy Award is designed for high-achieving academic students with financial hardship studying within the Texas education system who are intent on furthering their education in the fields of Technology, Energy, Finance, Mining and Metals and Research Analysis (other sciences will be considered). It is hoped that we can align education with some practical experience by offering students the opportunity to meet their financial strain.

General Description of the Award

Scholarships will be applied toward tuition costs only and paid directly to the chosen education establishment.


Applicants must:

  • Be a resident of Texas;
  • Be enrolled in full time education within the Texas education system;
  • Be aged 18 or above;
  • Major in Technology, Energy, Finance, Mining and Metals and Research Analysis (other sciences will be considered)
  • Hold an undergraduate degree with a GPA of 3.5 or above;
  • Be able to attend a 15 minute meeting/interview with a BAFTX panel, either in person, telephone or skype;
  • Be able to attend an Awards Dinner to receive scholarship in April 2019 in Houston;
  • Provide a completed Application Form along with the requested attachments.

Applicants Need To Provide:

  • Application Form;
  • Letter of Recommendation;
  • School transcript;
  • Statement of Hardship Budget;
  • FAFSA Report;
  • Essay;
  • Photograph of applicant;
  • Resume

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Scholarships are awarded for tuition only, no stipends.

Applications Open

September 30, 2018

Application Deadline

March 31st, 2019

Applications are currently closed at this time