Attention High School Seniors In 2021, Southern Iowa Electric Cooperative, Inc. will award three $2,000 scholarships to high school seniors; one scholarship in each of three areas determined by membership totals: Appanoose-Van Buren Counties, Davis County and Wapello County. There will also be one $2,000 scholarship available for Lineman School. All high school seniors, whose parents or guardians are members of the cooperative with active account(s) are eligible. An exception will be made for a student enrolling in Lineman School. The applicant must be accepted by an accredited two-or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for fall 2021 and the applicant must be a U.S. citizen. To apply, pick up an application at Southern Iowa Electric Cooperative’s office, download an application from our website, or call 800-607-2027 to request an application be mailed to you. Mail completed application to: SIEC Scholarship Program, P.O. Box 70, Bloomfield, IA 52537. Completed applications must be received by the cooperative no later than March 31, 2021. All completed applications will be sent to a panel of judges who select the scholarship winners. The judges are not from SIEC and will give equal consideration to all students. Winners will be notified in May 2021 to allow for presentation to the recipient at his or her graduation awards assembly. Scholarships will be awarded on a one-time basis and will not be renewable. Awards will be paid upon proof of registration at an institute of higher education and be issued in August 2021. Scholarships will be awarded without regard to race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender or disability.
To download a scholarship application go to the Community & Economic Development Tab, click on the Scholarships Tab and scroll to the bottom of the page for the link.