BATON ROUGE, La (BRPROUD) — Entergy customers can apply through their local United Way beginning Aug. 17 at 9 a.m. for the bill payment assistance.

Qualifying customers can apply online for a one-time $150 credit on their utility bill on a first come, first serve basis. The following documentation will be required to apply for the one-time credit:

  • photo ID (driver’s license or state-issued ID, passport)
  • first page of 2021 tax return, 2021 W2’s, last paystub, or social security administration 1099 or 1042S forms

Eligibility requirements by household size and income:

Household Size250% FPIG Annual Income

United Way’s online process will enable customers to upload these required documents to complete their application submission. Applications will be processed and administered through the following United Way partners:

Customers who qualify for the $150 bill credits will receive information via text, email and phone calls. If customers suspect a scam, they should call us at 1-800-ENTERGY or visit for more information.