The Victoria Electric Cooperative youth scholarship program is funded entirely by unclaimed capital credit money that would normally have to be turned over to the state.
The application deadline is March 1st.
Qualified applicants must complete the official application and meet all requirements including submitting the application by the deadline. Those who do not meet the deadline will not be considered. A panel of independent judges, made up of members, will review and score the applications. Those with the highest scores will earn scholarships. Criteria considered include a student’s diversification of skills/hobbies/interests, their past civic and volunteer efforts, demonstrated leadership attributes, and grade point average.