Norris Electric now accepting Scholarship Applications for 2021
3 - $1,000 scholarships are awarded to outstanding students served by the cooperative by application each year. Eligibility varies but in general, overall academic achievement (such as GPA and ACT/SAT scores), extracurricular activities and community involvement rank high in the evaluation process. A brief written essay is required, and the applicant's primary residence must be in Norris Electric's service territory.
Scholarship applications can be found here:
For more information, contact the office at 618-783-8765.
$1,000 Norris Electric Scholarships
Three (3) scholarships are available for a NEC member dependent attending an accredited institution.
Illinois Electric Cooperatives Scholarship
Eleven (11) $2,000 scholarships are available through the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives
LaVern and Nola McEntire Lineworker Scholarship
One (1) $2,000 scholarship available conducted by the Association of Illinois Electric Cooperatives in conjunction with Lincoln Land Community College.
Eligibility differs for each scholarship, but in general applicants must be a senior in high school and a dependent of a Norris Electric member.