On June 18, 2022, 10 students were surprised with big checks, hats and
university swag inside of the Museum of Discovery and Science in Fort Lauderdale.
These 10 students received a total of two hundred thousand dollars to help support their
undergraduate studies.

Each received this scholarship for their involvement in the Southeastern
Consortium for Minorities in Engineering, also known as SECME (SECK-mee).
This scholarship program is part of FLPs commitment to stem education and supporting our next generation of leaders, thinkers and innovators.

10 Florida Power & Light Company (FPL) and parent company NextEra Energy announced
the NextEra Energy Scholarship for Black Students in SECME, which is a merit award of up
to $20,000 for college-bound high school seniors who plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two- or four-year college or university for the entire upcoming 2021-2022 academic year.