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ETAP® Academic Scholarship Program to Assist Electrical Engineering Students Worldwide

 

Financial & Technical Support for Studies Including Power System Analysis, Power Management System, Smart Grid Technology, and Renewable Energy

Irvine, Calif. – October 11, 2010 – Operation Technology, Inc. (OTI), developer of ETAP enterprise software solution for power systems, has announced a new academic scholarship program to motivate and attract electrical engineering students in the power system engineering field.

The goal of the ETAP scholarship program is to assist students reach their educational goals through financial support and practical experience using ETAP software in universities worldwide. The scholarship program is targeting students whose focus of study is in Power System Design & Analysis, Power Management System, Smart Grid Technology, Renewable Energy, and related fields.

“Operation Technology is committed to supporting power system engineers of today and tomorrow,” said Michael Brown, ETAP Educational Facilitator. “With the belief that by providing opportunities and ETAP experience to engineering students, ETAP will inspire the next generation of qualified power engineers.”

In addition to the scholarship amounts to be awarded, ETAP will also be extending an invitation to each of the scholarship recipients to participate in an ETAP 115 Power System Engineering Workshop. This 5-day training session will serve to supplement students’ experiences using ETAP in a classroom setting by exploring the skills, knowledge, and techniques required to develop a thorough understanding of power engineering.

Interested students should email scholarship@etap.com for additional information on the program and application procedure.

About Operation Technology, Inc.
Operation Technology, Inc. is the designer and developer of ETAP, the most comprehensive analysis platform for the design, simulation, operation, monitoring, control, optimization, and automation of power systems. ETAP is the industry leader used worldwide in all types and sizes of power systems, including generation, transmission, distribution, and all fields of industrial systems such as oil and gas, manufacturing, steel, cement, mining, data centers, nuclear facilities, and more. Visit etap.com for more information.

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For further information:
Operation Technology, Inc.
Joe Anzenberger, Public Relations
(949) 900-1066
pr@etap.com

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