MVEC scholarships – 21 in total in 2018!
Each year, MVEC awards 15 $1,000 scholarships to area high school seniors. In 2018, six additional scholarships will be available for a total of 21.
- Applicants must be a graduating high school senior whose parents or legal guardians are MVEC members.
- Students attending public, private, parochial or home school are eligible to apply.
- Scholarships are randomly selected, evenly per MVEC district.
- The 2018 deadline to apply is Monday, Feb. 19.
The money for the 21 scholarships is funded through MVEC’s Unclaimed Capital Credits. This is money that would otherwise be claimed by the state of Minnesota.
2018 MVEC scholarship application and guidelines (PDF download to mail to MVEC)
2018 MVEC scholarship application (online submission form)
Basin Power Electric Cooperative, one of MVEC’s wholesale power providers, also awards a $1,000 scholarship to an MVEC member-student. This scholarship recognizes academic and community achievements and includes an essay question and teacher/counselor recommendation.
Mail Basin applications and supporting documents to MVEC, attention: Basin Scholarship, 125 MN Valley Electric Drive, Jordan, MN 55352 by Monday, Feb. 19, 2018.