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WAPA Announces 2020 Alva C. Mcfarlane Scholarship Offering Up to $60,000 for Bachelor's Degree, $20,000…

Staff Consortium | February 25, 2020

The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority (WAPA) has announced its 2020 Alva C. McFarlane Scholarship Program. The program will provide financial support for students pursuing a Bachelor’s Degree or an Associates / Technical degree. For the successful applicant pursuing a bachelor’s degree, up to $60,000 will be provided, WAPA said. Graduating seniors are eligible as are freshmen or sophomore students presently enrolled in, or plan to enroll in an accredited engineering program. Scholarship support up to $20,000 will be provided for the applicant seeking an associate’s degree in electrical engineering technology, electronics engineering or in a technical field related to WAPA’s operations. The scholarship award, a long standing practice of the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority, promotes advanced education and technical training…

Following Death of Pedestrian, WAPA Will Assist Public…

Staff Consortium | February 10, 2020

ST. THOMAS — The Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority said Sunday that it will mobilize one of its…

WAPA Approves $114.9 Million Contract to Install Additional…

Staff Consortium | January 31, 2020

The governing board of the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority has approved a number of purchases…

PSC Grants WAPA Base Rate Increase Expected to Generate…

Ernice Gilbert | January 10, 2020

After a year of debate and unified public opposition, the Public Services Commission on Thursday voted…

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Watch: PCS Rebuffs WAPA

Staff Consortium | December 13, 2019

In a series of 4-0 votes Thursday, Public Services Commission members pumped the brakes on the base utility rate increase WAPA had desperately sought to stave off potential insolvency and pay down cru...