Apply By Feb. 15 For 2014 First Wind Grants

Online applications are due by Feb. 15 for the annual First Wind college scholarship awards to Central and Windward Oahu students.

The Boston-based renewable energy developer will award $3,000 one-time grants and a $5,000, four-year renewable grant to qualified seniors attending public or private high schools in Laie, Kahuku, Sunset, Waialua, Haleiwa and Wahiawa. The students must have a 2.75 grade-point average and plan to enroll full-time in undergraduate study focused on sciences, technology and/or engineering.

This is the fifth year the company has targeted Oahu communities where it has projects under way: Kahuku Wind and Kawailoa Wind.

For details on the 2014 awards, visit