Jan. 31, 2010, is the application deadline for Nexstar Legacy Foundation scholarships. The foundation grants $20,000 each year for students in plumbing, HVAC and electrical curriculums.

Students are eligible to apply for a Nexstar scholarship if they will be enrolled during the 2010-2011 academic year in one of the following program areas:

  • An apprenticeship program, while working full-time for a licensed plumbing, HVACR or electrical contractor;

  • A technical community college, working toward a plumbing, HVACR or electrical degree; or

  • An undergraduate or graduate degree program at a four-year college or university, majoring in mechanical or electrical engineering, accounting, business administration or other field with the intent of entering the plumbing, HVACR or electrical industry.

A downloadable scholarship application is available atwww.nexstarfoundation.org/Scholarships.htm.