CAEC supports continuing education through the Electric Cooperative Foundation Scholarship Program each year. Graduating high school seniors in CAEC’s service area are eligible to compete for four, $2,500 scholarships. Applications are awarded in May. The deadline to apply is February 18, 2022.
The program, established in 199, awards scholarships to dependents of members of participating electric cooperatives. Granted only to graduating high school seniors, the student must attend a four-year college, a junior college, a technical school or vocational school of the scholarship recipient’s choice provided that such school is an accredited institution.
The 2021 scholarship recipients were Abigail Luster of Elmore County High School, Robert Meyer of Prattville High School, Avery Pyles of Wetumpka High School and Cleveland Stockman of Prattville High School. Abigail attends Auburn University for a degree in Animal Sciences Pre-Vet; Robert attends Auburn University for a degree in Business Analytics; Avery attends Auburn University for a degree in Mechanical Engineering; and Cleveland attends the University of Alabama for a degree in Mathematics and Philosophy.