The application deadline for the 2019 Scholarship Program has passed. Please check back in November 2019 for the application for the 2020 Scholarship Program.
Wheatland Electric’s Scholarship Program is committed to the leaders of tomorrow. The Wheatland Electric Board of Directors has approved thirteen $1,000 scholarships to be awarded for the 2018-2019 school year.
Students who attend one of the thirteen high schools in Wheatland Electric’s Service Territory are eligible to apply. Applicants must be a legal dependent of an active member receiving service from Wheatland Electric. Children of Wheatland employees or Wheatland board members are not eligible to apply.
One at-large scholarship is available to students that have a parent/guardian who is a member of Wheatland Electric, but does not attend one of the 13 high schools in Wheatland’s service territory.
High Schools in Wheatland Electric’s Service Territory:
- Conway Springs
- Great Bend
- Greeley County
- Scott County
- South Haven
- Wichita County
Applications are also available through your school’s guidance department. The deadline to submit applications is Monday, January 7, 2019 at 5:00 p.m. Applications may be submitted via email to firstname.lastname@example.org or mailed/dropped off at:
416 S. Main Street
Scott City, KS 67871
If mailed, applications must be received no later than Monday, January 7, 2019 at 5:00 p.m.
The program, established in 2015, awards scholarships only to graduating seniors. The student must attend a two or four year college, a technical or vocational school provided that such school is an accredited institution.
Scholarships will be awarded at the Annual Meeting of Wheatland Electric Cooperative, Inc. to be held in April 2019.
*The scholarship will be paid directly to the college/school that the winner plans to attend.
If you have any questions about our scholarships, please contact:
Selection will be made without regard to the applicant’s race, color, ethnic origin, religious belief, gender, marital status or physical handicap.