Operation Round-Up Scholarship Available for High School Seniors
First Electric Cooperative awards nine $2,000 scholarships to high school seniors living in the co-op’s five districts each year. They are funded through the member-supported Operation Round-Up program.
To be eligible for the scholarships, applicants must be a high school senior whose parents or guardians are First Electric members. They must have a minimum 3.0 grade-point average through their senior year of high school and after graduation attend an accredited institute of higher learning in Arkansas on a full-time basis, which includes technical career programs.
Applications for the 2024 scholarships will be available online Friday, March 1, 2024.
2023 scholarship recipients are listed below:
- Brooke Zermatten; Sylvan Hills High School
- Faith Maynard; Sylvan Hills High School
- Kamryn Bates; Rose Bud High School
- Paige Spicer; Bryant High School
- Payten Shafer; Cabot High School
- Piper Spann; Benton High School
- Rose Gunther; Bigelow High School
- Zackary Birminham; West Side High School