Every year, GVEA awards eight scholarships to local area students. Seven are awarded in May at our Annual Membership Meeting, and the eighth is awarded in August. To be eligible for a GVEA scholarship, the applicant (or a member of the applicant’s immediate family) must be a member of Golden Valley Electric Association.
We are currently accepting applications for the following scholarships:
Academic Degree Scholarship: $15,000 … 1 to be Awarded
This is a four-year scholarship awarded to one graduating high school senior each year. Applicant must be pursuing a four-year bachelor’s degree at the University of Alaska.
Academic Scholarship: $2,500 … 3 to be Awarded
This is a non-renewable scholarship awarded to three students each year. Applicant must be pursuing a four-year bachelor degree at an accredited school.
Continuing Education Scholarship: $2,000 … 3 to be Awarded
This is a non-renewable scholarship awarded to three students each year. Current year graduating seniors are not eligible for this scholarship. Applicant must be enrolled as a part-time or full-time student at an accredited school in a program leading towards a bachelor’s or master’s degree.
For more information about the scholarships and to download an application, visit our website here. The application deadline is March 3, 2017.