Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship

Flint Energies offers scholarships worth $2,500 each to students pursuing a degree at a four-year college or university. Up to 26 scholarships will be awarded, based on available funds, to students whose primary residence is within one of the 17 counties served by Flint Energies:  Bibb, Chattahoochee, Crawford, Dooly, Harris, Houston, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Muscogee, Peach, Schley, Sumter, Talbot, Taylor, Twiggs and Upson. High school seniors and currently enrolled college students are encouraged to apply.

The deadline for the Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship has passed. Winners will be notified in a few weeks by email.

 

Flint Energies Foundation FFA College Scholarship

Flint Energies offers scholarships worth $2,500 each to students pursuing a degree at a four-year college or university. Up to 12 FFA scholarships will be awarded, based on available funds, to students whose primary residence is within one of the 17 counties served by Flint Energies:  Bibb, Chattahoochee, Crawford, Dooly, Harris, Houston, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Muscogee, Peach, Schley, Sumter, Talbot, Taylor, Twiggs and Upson. The applicant must also have been actively involved in one of the 12 local FFA chapters within Flint’s service territory. High school seniors and currently enrolled college students are encouraged to apply.

The deadline for the Flint Energies Foundation FFA College Scholarship has passed. Winners will be notified in a few weeks by email.

 

Walter Harrison Scholarship

Flint Energies enters five applications from our service area into a pool of statewide entries each year. Fourteen $1,000 scholarships were awarded in 2022 to students in EMC households. High school seniors and undergraduate students attending any vocational school or two- or four-year accredited college or university in Georgia are eligible to apply.

The 2022 winners are listed below.

 Walter Harrison Scholarship logo

Congratulations to the 14 students selected to receive the 2022 Walter Harrison Scholarship:

  • John Scott Griner – Walton EMC

  • Samuel Esowhode – Jackson EMC

  • Christian Nipper – Snapping Shoals EMC

  • Stephanie Barajas – Flint Energies

  • Grace Catherine Hood – Excelsior EMC

  • Jadie Burrell – Sumter EMC

  • Mary Pierce – Walton EMC

  • Emily Lariscy – Planters EMC

  • James Stanford – Tri-County EMC

  • Kate Good – Okefenoke REMC

  • Makenzie Clark – Jackson EMC

  • Nick Jonassen Coweta-Fayette EMC

  • Joel Mann – Irwin EMC

  • Madeline McLean Okefenoke REMC

With the addition of the 14 scholarships in 2022, $250,500 has been awarded to 261 students in EMC households since the program began in 1987. The scholarships are awarded on the basis of a scored essay, academic achievement and financial need. Georgia’s EMCs started the scholarship program to honor the late Walter Harrison. Harrison was known in Georgia and across the nation as “Mr. Rural Electrification” for his pioneering efforts in the electrical cooperative industry and for his lifelong dedication to improving life in rural areas.

For more information, contact Blair Brown at:

Flint Energies
P.O. Box 7089
Warner Robins, GA 31095
Telephone: 800-342-3616, ext. 5547 or 478-218-5547