Demonstrating its commitment to the communities it serves, United Cooperative Services this summer will provide $50,000 in Energy Scholarship Awards to 14 students who are members of the cooperative. .
United will award 10 scholarships valued at $2,500 each. Three additional scholarships will be awarded at $5,000 each and one lucky student will win a scholarship valued at $10,000.
The scholarship application process runs May 1 through June 3, 2013. Applications will not be accepted after June 3.
Applications must be filled out online at United’s Web site: www.united-cs.com. Graduating high school seniors must meet a number of criteria, which includes being an active member of United or a dependent of parents or legal guardians who are active United members at their principle residence.
Additional criteria can be obtained online at the United Web site. Scholarship applicants will vie against peers from school districts across United’s 14-county service area to receive one of 14 scholarships that will be awarded in 2013.
Applications are judged on financial need, leadership, community involvement and school activities.