Carroll EMC scholarships and Washington youth tour notice

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Walter Harrison Scholarship

· $1,000 scholarship (10 will be awarded throughout Georgia in 2017)

· Applicant must reside in the primary residence of a Carroll EMC Member or employee

· May be used at any accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical institute in Georgia

· Recipients must be enrolled in an accredited program (full- or part-time) and be an undergraduate student or high school senior

· Carroll EMC selects one finalist from its service area to compete at the state level

· Application deadline: February 1, 2018

Lerlie & Millard Copeland Scholarship

· $800 scholarship

· Sponsored by University of West Georgia (UWG), based on academic achievement and financial need

· To be used by children of Carroll EMC Members or employees

· UWG’s financial aid office must receive completed application packages

· Application deadline: See UWG website

Carroll EMC Lineman School Scholarship

· Must be a high school graduate, GED equivalent or be a graduating senior in good standing

​· Should be an CEMC Member, Member's child living in a home served by CEMC, employee, employee's child or grandchild

· Drug-free, safe driving record

· Must be willing to sign a photo release and a cell phone/text messaging permission

· Scholarship award check will be payable to the chosen lineman school

· Funds should be used for tuition, textbooks and other related fees

· Funds will be available up to 24 months after award date

· Application deadline: March 1, 2018

Washington Youth Tour

· June 8-15, 2017

· A week-long, all-expenses-paid trip to Washington, D.C.

· Three high school students sent by Carroll EMC, approximately 100 students in the Georgia delegation

· Students must be at least 16 years old

· Applicants must attend a high school or be home schooled in the Carroll EMC service area

· Application deadline: March 1, 2018