Basin Electric Power Cooperative, a generation cooperative affiliated with LPEA, offers one non-renewable $1,000 scholarship to a graduating high school student attending any college or university in the U.S. for the 2023-2024 academic year. 

Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic record, the potential to succeed, leadership and participation in school and community activities, honors, work experience, a statement of education and career goals, and references.

The application deadline is Wednesday, March 1, 2023! 

  • Essay describing what challenges face rural electric cooperatives in the coming years and how do you think challenges should be addressed?
  • High school transcript (or equivalent) 
  • ACT/SAT Scores
  • Honors and/or extracurricular activities list
  • Work experience
  • Statement of education and career goals
  • Two letters of reference