Chimney Rock PPD in conjunction with Basin Electric and Tri-State Generation and Transmission are offering a $1,000 and two $500 college scholarships. Applications for the scholarships must be U.S. Citizens and dependents of Chimney Rock consumers. Applicants also must be students enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited, two-year or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school.
Scholarship recipients will be chosen based on a combination of SAT/ACT scores and overall grade-point average, work experience, participation in school and community activities, a personal statement of career goals, applicant appraisal and an essay question.
Applications for the 2017-2018 school year will be accepted until February 1, 2017. For more information contact your school’s guidance counselor or call Chimney Rock PPD at (308) 586-1824. You can apply by filling out this form.
Rocky Mountain Electric League Foundation Scholarship
Students of Chimney Rock PPD customers pursuing an electric industry career are eligible to apply for this scholarship.
There are several scholarships awarded in amounts up to $3,000. The scholarship deadline is February 9, 2017. For
more information on eligibility requirements and for the application information log on to www.rmel.org, click on RMEL Foundation
2017 Scholarship Winners
Grant Maser of Gering, son of John and Beth Maser, recieived the Basin Electric $1,000.00 scholarship.
Catherine Applegate of Bayard, daughter of Joe and Carolyn Applegate, received a $500 scholarship from Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association.
Lauren Petersen of Bayard, daughter of Travis and Karen Petersen, received a $500 scholarship from Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association.