Power of Community - Pedernales Electric Cooperative

PEC Scholarship Program

Our Co-op is committed to the leaders of tomorrow, and for more than a decade we have offered scholarships to local high school and home-schooled seniors. This year, PEC is providing 14 scholarships to deserving seniors, with amounts ranging from $2,500 to a single $10,000 scholarship.

Students interested in applying for a PEC scholarship are asked to write an essay on the following topic:

What does the word cooperative mean to you? Research the seven cooperative principles and describe impacts to the community that you see because of the cooperative business model employed by PEC. How do you think other companies could benefit from adopting the same principles?

Online Scholarship ApplicationPEC scholarships may be applied toward tuition, fees and expenses at any college, university, junior college, technical school or trade school.

The deadline to apply is Friday, March 25, 2016.

  • Guidelines for 2016 Scholarship Program
  • Requirements for Submission
  • Rules and Eligibility
  • Scoring
  • Judging Process
  • Criteria as stated in PEC By-Laws


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2016 Scholarship Guidelines

Download rules and requirements for PEC's Scholarship Program

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Submit your 2016 PEC Scholarship Application online