Lane Electric’s offering college scholarships again this year!
Lane Electric made some significant changes and enhancements in their scholarship program last year. Beginning on January 1, these are the scholarships that are available again this year are:
Interested applicants may download an Application Packet at www.laneelectric.com, request a packet by phone by calling 541-484-1151 or by email at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested, or know someone who is, please direct them to this information or have them contact Lane Electric. To download a PDF version of the application, click on the appropriate link below.
This $4,500 scholarship is available for Graduating Seniors which is defined as: A student who graduates from high school and intends to continue their studies, at Lane Community College in the fall. To be eligible for consideration, the student’s parents or legal guardian must be a Lane Electric member with an active account, and in good standing with the cooperative.
This $4,500 scholarship is available to qualifying “At-Large” members. A Member At-Large is defined as: A Lane Electric member with an active account, and in good standing with the cooperative, who plans to attend Lane Community College. The spirit and intent of this scholarship is to provide an opportunity for eligible Lane Electric members who have been in the workplace for a period of time; members whose jobs have ended, members interested in changing careers or for parents who have raised their children and are now ready to begin a college career, etc.
Lane Electric is offering four $1,500 “College of Your Choice” scholarships for persons interested in attending any accredited 2-year or 4-year college in the fall. These scholarships are intended to cover a portion of the tuition and book fees. For this scholarship, a Qualifying Member of Family Member is defined as: A Lane Electric member, or dependent of a member, who has an active account, and is in good standing with Lane Electric. The spirit and intent of this scholarship is to provide an opportunity for eligible Lane Electric members, or their dependents, who are interested in beginning a college career. These “College of Your Choice” scholarships are only available to members and dependents of qualifying Lane Electric members.
Lane Electric is offering one $5,500 scholarship to the Vocational Outside Line Training Academy (VOLTA) program for individuals interested in the Line Construction trade. The line construction trade is a rewarding career with exceptional pay and benefits and Lane Electric’s desire is to develop a qualified pool of candidates for future positions in the electric utility industry. Lane Electric’s VOLTA scholarship is available for members and /or applicants whose parent or guardian are active members, in good standing, with Lane Electric. Applicants must be a at least 18 years old, at the time of enrollment in the VOLTA program, and be a high school graduate by summer of 2017 or hold a GED.