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Tideland Electric Care Trust College Scholarship Program

Application Deadline: March 4, 2022

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Established in the spring of 2000, the Trust awards eight $1,000 college scholarships annually. Two of the eight scholarships are reserved for students planning to attend a community college. Community college scholarships will be paid as follows: $500 for the first academic year and $500 for the second academic year with proof of continued enrollment.

Scholarship Criteria:

  • Scholastic Achievement 50%
  • Financial Need 25%
  • Extra-Curricular Activities (School, Civic, Community, Work) 25%

Applicants must be the legal dependent of a Tideland EMC member and must be graduating from a high school in one of the 6 counties served by Tideland EMC. Applicants may not be the dependent of a Tideland EMC employee or director. Winner must have been accepted by an accredited community college, four year college, or university.

For More Information:
Heidi Jernigan Smith
Program Coordinator
800.637.1079, ext. 1140