Carroll EMC Offers 2018 Lineman School Scholarship

Carroll EMC Offers 2018 Lineman School Scholarship

Carroll Electric Membership Cooperative is committed to investing in the communities where Members live, work and attend school. In an effort to support students who are interested in line work, Carroll EMC proudly offers the Lineman School Scholarship.

 

In order to apply for the scholarship, applicants must be a high school graduate, GED equivalent or be a graduating senior in good standing, a Carroll EMC Member, Member's child living in a home served by CEMC, employee, employee's child or grandchild, must be drug-free, have a safe driving record and willing to sign a photo release and a cell phone/text messaging permission.

 

The applicants are required to submit an essay explaining why they want to be a lineman, two letters of recommendation and attend an interview with the scholarship selection team. The scholarships cover tuition, textbooks and other related fees for the recipients and are available up to 24 months after the award date. In addition to the scholarship, the award winners are also paired with a lineman mentor from Carroll EMC.

 

Applicants should submit their application materials to Carroll EMC, Lineman Scholarship, 155 N. Highway 113, Carrollton, GA 30117 or email lineman.scholarship@carrollemc.com on or before March 1, 2018. Applicants can also apply through the online application option at carrollemc.com as well.