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Walton Electric Trust Scholarship Open for Applications

Deadline Jan. 31

Up to 32 $4,000 scholarships will be awarded!


  • High school senior or incoming college freshman
  • 21 years old or younger
  • Your home served by Walton EMC (electricity)
  • Scholarship used at accredited college, university or vo-tech school
  • Complete criteria, rules and instructions on the application


  • Community involvement
  • Strong work ethic
  • Success in extracurricular activities
  • Triumph over obstacles and hardships

Q: Where does the money for these scholarships come from?

A: From unclaimed capital credit refunds. After all attempts to find the owners are exhausted, the money goes into a fund provided for by Georgia law. No Operation Round Up donations are used for scholarships.

Download the application here.

View the official video here.