Each year Northern Electric Cooperative and Basin Electric Power Cooperative provide a $500 and a $1,000 scholarship respectively. The selection of the winners is based on SAT/ACT scores, grade point average, an application outlining high school/college honors, community and school activities, employment history, future career goals, a short essay focused on an electricity or cooperative theme and a written recommendation by a third party. The 2021 scholarship application can be downloaded by clicking this link or the button below.
The deadline to submit all scholarship applications to the Northern Electric office is February 12, 2021.
Completed applications should be mailed to:
Northern Electric Cooperative
ATTN: Kay Albrecht
PO Box 457
Bath, SD 57427