Scholarships

Scholarships

LAMB COUNTY ELECTRIC SCHOLARSHIP (S)

LAMB COUNTY ELECTRIC SCHOLARSHIP (S)

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Eligibility

A)      Eligibility:

  1. Applicant must be a high school senior who is planning to enter a college or university in the state of Texas in the summer or fall during the year of application.  
  1. Applicant must be the child of a Lamb County Electric Cooperative member who has been a member  for at least one year prior to the scholarship application form due date of

April 17, 2017.

  1. Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from Amherst, Anton, Levelland, Littlefield, Olton, Sudan, Whiteface, Whitharral or a “State Approved” home school program. 

If applicant is from a “transfer” school, applicant must reside with a parent/legal guardian who is a LCEC member and meets eligibility criteria #2. 

If the parent/legal guardian of the applicant only has a corporation membership, the parent/legal guardian must be the Authorized Representative on the LCEC Membership Agreement of said corporation.

  1. Applicant must include two letters of reference from a teacher and/or high school counselor.  Consideration may include, but not limited to, leadership skills, extracurricular activities, scholastic standing, and financial need.
  2. Applicant must include a copy of high school transcript.
  1. Applicant must include a written essay.

(Instructions on scholarship application)

  1. Application and supporting documentation must be in original form, complete and delivered or mailed (USPS) to the Cooperative by 5:00 pm on Monday, April 17, 2017.

 

Lamb County Electric Cooperative, Inc.

Attn:  Sue Williamson

2415 South Phelps Ave

Littlefield TX  79339

 

Electronic Mail Applications WILL NOT be accepted.

8)      Recipient(s) will be chosen by an outside committee of three. This committee is not affiliated in any way with Lamb County Electric Cooperative.  The decision of this committee will be final. Winning recipient(s) will be notified at the proper time.

B)      Scholarship(s):

          1)      The LCEC scholarship(s) is $1,000.   

2)      The recipient must be enrolled in a Texas college or university as a full-time student and maintain at least a 2.0 grade point average. In the event recipient is not a full time student or does not maintain a 2.0 grade point average during the first semester, the second half of the scholarship for the second semester will be forfeited. 

3)      Proof of enrollment in each semester will be required before any portion of the scholarship is awarded.

  • The first $500 of the scholarship will be awarded directly to the recipient during the third week of the first fall semester.
  • The second $500 of the scholarship will be awarded directly to the recipient during the third week of the first spring semester.

4)       Scholarship consideration will only be granted to the applicant who has met all the criteria stated above and considered eligible.