LPEA will award two two-year John Voelker Memorial Scholarships for graduating high school students attending any accredited vocational school, technical school, or community college in the U.S. beginning with the 2022-2023 academic year. This scholarship covers tuition, books, fees, and supplies (at $5,000/year over two years), given the students maintain minimum qualifications.

Please have the following resources ready to upload before you begin to fill out the form below:

  • 500 Word Essay describing your college education goals and how these goals relate to a career at a rural electric cooperative association
  • High school transcript (or equivalent) 
  • Honors and/or extracurricular activities list
  • Two letters of reference

The application deadline is Wednesday, March 1, 2023!