The deadline to apply for a Pedernales Electric Cooperative (PEC) scholarship is March 24. PEC is offering a total of $100,000 in scholarships for the 2017 school year.
Scholarships will range from $2,500 to $10,000. The funds can be used to pay expenses at any accredited university, college, junior college, technical school or trade school. PEC will also be offering a PEC Rodeo Team Scholarship that awards tools and full tuition to the Northwest Lineman College.
Recipients will be selected based on their applications, which include: an essay, academic performance, community involvement, extracurricular activities, and financial need. Scholarship recipients must be at the 12th grade level through public, private, or home-schooled education. Applicant’s parents, or legal guardian, must be PEC members. Learn more at pec.coop/scholarships.