Delmarva Power to donate $75,000 to support local community colleges

NEWARK, Del. – Delmarva Power has announced it will donate $75,000 through its Community Scholars Program to support local Delaware and Maryland students seeking careers in energy and other related fields.

In addition, the company is expanding its support for small business recovery by donating $100,000 to small business relief funds in both states.

Delmarva Power’s Community Scholars Program will provide financial assistance to students who are pursuing higher education and vocational training. The program will provide grants for the 2020-2021 academic year to both Delaware Technical Community College and Wor-Wic Community College.

Delmarva Power is providing grants to the True Access Capital (formerly First State Community Loan Agency) Emergency Grant Program for Delaware-based small businesses, as well as the City of Salisbury COVID-19 Micro-grant Program.

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