11/23/2017 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 11/23/2017 06:38
Bernard Energy (BEA); the European Distribution System Operators' Association for Smart Grids (EDSOfor Smart Grids); the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E); the Union of the Electricity Industry - EURELECTRIC (EURELECTRIC) and the Florence School of Regulation (FSR) have the pleasure to announce the call for the 2nd Ana Aguado Scholarship Award.
Under this joint initiative two student scholarships are offered by the above Partners for the participation in the Summer School on Regulation of Energy Utilities course organised by the FSR from 25 to 29 June 2018.
Candidature should be sent to [email protected] by 28 February 2018 and include the following documents in English:
Candidates should meet the following criteria:
A Committee composed of representatives from the above Partners will assess all applications received and select two candidates by 30 March 2018*. The scholarships will be also officially announced during the next EURELECTRIC Annual Convention organised in Ljubljana on 4-5 June 2018.
*Final acceptance to the course is subject to the approval of the Summer School director.
About Ana Aguado
Ana Aguado was a lawyer and a professional holding major positions in the energy sector for the last twenty years. She passed away on 7 October 2016.
Ana had been Secretary General at EDSO for Smart Grids from October 2014. Prior to joining EDSOshe has been CEO of the Friends of the Supergrid and held positions in the European University Institute as Special Advisor to the Communications and Public Relations Unit; in ETSO, the European association of transmission system operators (predecessor of ENTSO-E) as Secretary General, in EURELECTRIC as Head of Unit for regulation and at the European Commission.
Ana was a passionate and enthusiastic person always in the front line for all major struggles in the energy sector. During her career, she was very attentive to students' requests and needs, strongly believing in the importance of education for the future generations.