Flint Energies Foundation General College Scholarship

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Flint Energies offers scholarships worth $2,500 each to students pursuing a degree at a four-year college or university. Up to 40 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.

Deadline for applications: March 15, 2024

 


Flint Energies Foundation FFA College Scholarship

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Flint Energies offers scholarships worth $2,500 each to students pursuing a degree at a four-year college or university. Up to 15 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.

Deadline for applications: March 15, 2024

 

Walter Harrison Scholarship

Flint Energies enters five applications from our service area into a pool of statewide entries each year. Fifteen $1,000 scholarships were awarded in 2023 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.

2024 Walter Harrison Scholarship application
Applications due: February 2, 2024

 

Congratulations to the 15 students selected to receive the 2023 Walter Harrison Scholarship.

Aiden Riley Abrams - Rayle EMC

Charles Brewer - Rayle EMC

Juliana Brown - Amicalola EMC

Itandehui Cruz - Snapping Shoals EMC

Heewon Eum - Walton EMC

Aliyah Johnson - Snapping Shoals EMC

Slade McConnell - Flint Energies

Caleigh Rae McQuaig - Planters EMC

Kenneth Payne Murphree - Three Notch EMC

Samantha Sands - Cobb EMC

Charity Smith - Flint Energies

Adam Stone - Carroll EMC

Seth Daniel Tucker - Irwin EMC

Hayes Valentine - Coastal Electric Cooperative

Ryanna Whitehead - Southern Rivers Energy

 

With the addition of the 15 scholarships in 2023, $265,500 has been awarded to 276 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 bbrown@flintemc.com or


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