Deadline: There are three windows of opportunity to apply throughout the year. Our deadlines are May 1 for Summer 2021 semester, July 15 for Fall 2021 and December 15 for Spring 2022 semester.
Eligibility: Applicant must meet the admission category requirements of a “Regular Status” student or a “Pending Admit Status” (high school seniors only), meet all requirements for admission into a selected program and be eligible to take all courses in the program curriculum at any of the 88 campuses of the Technical College System of Georgia or a recognized electric linemen school in Georgia,
Applicant must have a home mailing address within Coastal Electric Cooperative’s service area, which is south Bryan, Liberty, Long, or McIntosh counties. The applicant does not have to be a customer of Coastal Electric Cooperative.
Full-time enrollment in a certificate or diploma program is not required and students are not required to graduate from high school with a specific GPA. However, they must have a postsecondary cumulative 2.0 GPA, at certain checkpoints, in order to maintain eligibility for scholarship renewal.
Purpose: This renewable technical college scholarship is available to students of all ages pursuing a diploma, degree or certificate program from any of Georgia’s technical colleges.
Judging: Applications are judged on the basis of the applicant’s statements in their application and financial need.