Flint Energies offers scholarships worth $2,500 each to students pursuing a degree at a four-year college or university. Twenty-seven (27) scholarships will be awarded in 2018 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 top 8 scholarship recipients majoring in engineering or agriculture will receive $500 in additional scholarship funds.
The deadline for the 2018 scholarship is February 28, 2018. Click here to fill out the application for the Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship.
For more information, or to apply for the Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship, please contact Marian McLemore at
P.O. Box 7089
Warner Robins, GA 31095
Telephone: 1-800-342-3616 (extension 5600) or 1-478-218-5600
Flint Energies enters five applications from our service area into a pool of statewide entries each year. Eleven $1,000 scholarships will be awarded in 2018 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 deadline for the 2018 scholarship is January 26, 2018. Click here to download the application for the Walter Harrison Scholarship.
The 2017 scholarship recipients were:
With the addition of the ten scholarships in 2017, $191,500 has been awarded to 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.