Scholarships for Children of LCEC member/consumersApplication were due March 10, 2017
Logan County Electric Cooperative desires to invest in the education of our members.
LCEC awards five scholarships (two $2,500 awards and three $1,000 awards) each spring for outstanding academics to seniors planning to attend college. The applicants must be children whose parents or guardians are members of the Logan County Electric Cooperative and are currently receiving electrical service.
The young man and young woman who receive first-place awards from LCEC are eligible to compete for additional scholarship money up to $3,500 per student!
Children of Members Scholarship RULES AND REGULATIONS:
To be eligible for the OREC awards, the following provisions will govern the acceptance of applicants from the local cooperatives:
1. Applicants must be graduating seniors who have all basic credits for college or proper vocational or technical school entrance. A “proper vocational or technical school” is defined as a post-secondary institution where credits can be transferred to a state accredited four-year college.
9. All finalists, who do not win, will receive a token of appreciation from OEC.
The judges, following personal interviews with each nominee, will score up to a maximum of 40 points for scholastic record, 30 points for personal achievement, school and community activities, 15 points for personal interview with the judges relating to poise, personality and appearance, and 15 points for cooperative knowledge, based upon the booklet “The Cooperative Difference (11/15 edition).”
Winners, in order to receive an award, must be accepted and then enrolled in an accredited college or proper vocational/technical school of the student’s choice. Winners who are accepted and then enrolled in an accredited school of nursing, working toward a degree, are also eligible.