Moreau-Grand Electric Cooperative Scholarship Program.
Moreau-Grand Electric believes that by sponsoring youth programs we are investing in tomorrow's leaders. You can help by encouraging a future leader to apply. To be eligible, the students parent or guardian must have an electric meter with Moreau-Grand Electric. “Does not need to be a residence.” Applications are available at our offices in Timber Lake and Eagle Butte and with school guidance counselors or click on the downloads below.
Director’s Scholarship. (Download Here)
Our board of directors donate a portion of their compensation to a scholarship fund. This year the scholarship will be awarded to applicants who plan to attend an approved regional line worker training program. The scholarship is in the amount of $2,500, The deadline to apply for this opportunity is February 14, 2022.
The application for this scholarship can be found as an attachment to this email. Scholarship requirements are:
- Student’s parent/guardian is a member of Moreau-Grand Electric Cooperative.
- The application must be filled out in its entirety.
Basin/Moreau-Grand Scholarship. (Download Here)
Each year Moreau-Grand Electric offers a $1000 scholarship to one area student, chosen by our power supplier Basin Electric Cooperative. The deadline to apply for this opportunity is February 14, 2022.
Resource Conservation Speech Contest (Download Here)
Each year the South Dakota Department of Agriculture, Resource Conservation and Forestry Division sponsors a resource conservation-oriented speech contest. Any SD student in grades 9-12 is eligible to enter. This includes public, private, and home-school students. Sponsored by the Touchstone Energy Cooperatives of South Dakota.
- First Place: $1,100 Scholarship
- Second Place: $750 Scholarship
- Third Place: $450 Scholarship
The contest is sponsored by the Touchstone Energy Cooperatives of South Dakota. The deadline to apply for this opportunity is March 26, 2022
SD Association of Cooperatives Scholarship Program - Available in July of 2022
SDAC is awarding two $1,000 scholarships to second-year higher-education students who are pursuing a degree relative to the cooperative business and who are members or whose parents/guardians are members of a SDAC member cooperative including Moreau-Grand Electric.
**Applications are also available at our offices in Timber Lake or Eagle Butte, and with school guidance counselor.