Need Money for College? College & Trade School Scholarships

Each year Lane Electric offers nearly $20,000 in scholarships to help our members begin their college journey or return to seek a new career. You could be rewarded with money to help attend Lane Community College, VOLTA, or a college of your choice. Scholarship applications are due by Thursday, April 8. Applications can be emailed to or mailed/dropped off in the drop box at Lane Electric Cooperative, 787 Bailey Hill Rd, Eugene OR 97402.

Scholarships Offered

  • $4,500 to a 2021 high school graduate (whose parents or guardians are a qualifying Lane Electric Member) to attend Lane Community College
  • $4,500 to a “Dave D’Avanzo Memorial Community Scholarship” to attend Lane Community College (This was previously our “Member-at-Large scholarship and continues to be for any member looking to start a new career)
  • $5,500 to attend VOLTA – a trade school for those interested in line construction and the electric utility industry
  • Two – $3,000 scholarships to a 2- or 4-year accredited college of your choice

Requirements: You must be a Lane Electric Member or a dependent of a qualifying Lane Electric Member. Ready for more information? Visit our website for more information about each scholarship or contact our office at (541) 484-1151. You can also visit with your local high school counselor.

Due Date

Applications Due Thursday, April 8, 2021, by 1:00 pm. Applications and more information can be found on our Scholarships page.