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
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.