Walton EMC Education Scholarships and Grants
Walton EMC offers educational grants to schools and classroom teachers for multiple uses that further instructional programs. Schools throughout our 10-county service area have received more than $2 million through the grant program. The money comes from unclaimed capital credit refunds.
Who can apply: Public schools located within Walton EMC’s service territory and private schools that are served by Walton EMC.
Grant amount: Specific to the project
Deadline to apply: Dec. 15, 2023
WALTER HARRISON SCHOLARSHIP
Launched in 1987 and funded by Georgia’s electric cooperatives such as Walton EMC, the Walter Harrison Scholarship program awards multiple $1,000 scholarships annually based on academic achievement and financial need.
Who can apply: High school seniors and undergraduate students attending any vocational school or two- or four-year accredited college or university in Georgia.
Scholarship amount: $1,000
Deadline to apply: Jan. 12, 2024
WALTON ELECTRIC TRUST SCHOLARSHIPS
The Walton EMC Electric Trust scholarship provides financial assistance to students who live in Walton EMC’s service area and plan to pursue a degree.
Who can apply: Any graduating high school senior or incoming college freshman with no more than 15 hours of college credit.
Scholarship amount: $4,000
Deadline to apply: Jan. 31, 2024
For more information on Walton EMC education scholarships and grants, visit waltonemc.com/youth.