Scholarship Deadlines Coming Up!
Please make note of the following deadlines:
High West Energy Scholarships
High West Energy will offer $10,000 in scholarships to member dependents in 2017. The application must be postmarked by January 30, 2017 or dropped off at the office by 4:00 p.m. on February 2, 2017.
A legal guardian MUST be a member of High West Energy in order for you to be eligible for a scholarship.
Please direct all questions to Chelsea Schnyer at firstname.lastname@example.org or (307) 245-3261.
Dar Hackworth Lineworker Scholarship*
Due by May 1, 2017
Created in 2006 in memory of Dar Hackworth who moved from Ohio to Powell, Wyo. with his family in 1997. An electrical lineworker with Garland Light & Power Company, Hackworth lost his life in the summer of 2005 in a non-utility-related accident.
Neil T. Adkins Lineworker Scholarship*
Due by May 1, 2017
A lifelong resident of Wyoming, Neil Adkins graduated from the lineworker program at Bismarck State College and worked for 3-C Construction. He was killed in an automobile accident in 2009, when he was just 20 years old.
WREA Lineman Memorial Scholarship
Due by March 1, 2017
The objective of the WREA Lineman Memorial Scholarship is to encourage, promote, and educate line workers for enduring and rewarding careers with Wyoming’s electric cooperatives. The scholarship(s) will be awarded to applicants who plan to attend an approved regional line worker training program.
NREA Women in Rural Electrification Scholarship
Each of the three lineman schools in Nebraska offer
scholarships through this program. Please contact
the school for deadline and application information.
Western Nebraska Community College
Northeast Community College
Metropolitan Community College
(800) 228-9553 x4030
Scholarship APPLICATION FORM
The form below can be used for all of the above scholarships.
Please complete the form above. Completeness and neatness ensure your application will be evaluated appropriately. The student is responsible for submitting all materials on time. Incomplete applications will not be evaluated.
Headquarters Pine Bluffs - 6270 County Road 212 • PO Box 519 - Pine Bluffs, WY 82082