The 2021 winners are:
2-4 Year University (6 are awarded)
Megan Vogt – Monroe County Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Lauren Aldridge – Corn Belt Energy Corporation
Shelby Basham – Eastern Illini Electric Cooperative
Haley Atwater – Menard Electric Cooperative
Finley Hamilton – Rock Energy Cooperative
Jenna Spangler – Spoon River Electric Cooperative
Earl W. Struck Memorial Scholarship (1 is awarded)
Ryleigh Hawkins – Coles-Moultrie Electric Cooperative
Full-Time Two-Year Community College (4 are awarded)
Colby Steber – Norris Electric Cooperative
Delaney Hemann – M.J.M. Electric Cooperative
Dain Richie – Rural Electric Convenience Cooperative
Maggie Holthaus – Shelby Electric Cooperative
The LaVern & Nola McEntire Lineworker’s Scholarship will be announced later this month.
IEC Memorial Scholarship Program – NOW 12 SCHOLARSHIPS!
Looking for a way to help pay for college? Consider a Thomas A. Moore IEC Memorial Scholarship available for Illinois high school seniors. Students must be a senior and the son or daughter of a cooperative member, employee or director. Twelve scholarships will be awarded through the Illinois Electric Cooperative (IEC) Memorial Scholarship Program. Each scholarship is worth $2,000.00.
General College Scholarships
• 6 scholarships are available for the sons/daughters of Illinois cooperative members for any two or four year accredited college in the United States.
• 1 scholarship, the Earl W. Struck Memorial Scholarship, is reserved for the son/daughter of an Illinois cooperative employee/director for any school in the United States.
• 4 scholarships available for the son/daughter of an Illinois cooperative member, employee, or director for an Illinois community college.
Lineworker School Scholarship
• 1 scholarship is reserved for the son/daughter of an Illinois cooperative member, employee or director, an individual who has served or is serving in the U.S. armed forces or National Guard, or an individual enrolled in the Lincoln Land lineworker’s school. This scholarship will help pay for costs to attend lineworker’s school conducted by AIEC in conjuction with Lincoln Land Community College in Springfield, IL.
The 2021 scholarship deadlines have passed. The 2022 scholarship application will be available in October.Te