Trinity Valley Electric Cooperative Scholarship Fund
2019 Scholarship Information and Guidelines for Eligibility
TVEC awards scholarship funds to 23 schools in the TVEC service area. Funds for these scholarships are provided by the unclaimed escheat money that is returned to the cooperative to use for specific purposes such as scholarships, economic development and energy conservation efforts. Each school’s scholarship committee, in accordance with the eligibility guidelines set by TVEC, selects the recipient(s) of the scholarship.
Guidelines for Eligibility
- Must have a parent or legal guardian receiving TVEC electric service at their primary residence.
- Must be a graduating senior.
- Must rank in the top 20% of class.
- Must be enrolling in a full-time accredited institution of higher learning. (Full-time is defined as twelve semester hours or as otherwise defined by the registrar of the institution.)
AMOUNT OF SCHOLARSHIP
Each scholarship will be awarded based on a fixed amount predetermined by the TVEC Scholarship Committee or Board of Directors each year.
PAYMENT OF SCHOLARSHIP
Payment for the scholarship will be made by TVEC directly to the institution in which the recipient is enrolled. The recipient is responsible for providing TVEC with proof of registration at the institution before payment is released.
Interested students should contact their school counselor for more information. Each school's scholarship committee, in accordance with the eligibility guidelines set by TVEC, selects the recipent(s) of the scholarship.
Click here for Proof of Residency form. This form should be submitted to the school counselor by the school's determined deadline.