A $1,000 scholarship is provided by Moreau-Grand Electric and Basin Electric Power Cooperative. The scholarship program recognizes and encourages academic and community achievements of students in the region.
Moreau-Grand believes it is an investment in the economic future of America. The applications are mailed to Basin Electric in Bismarck, N.D., where a Scholarship Committee selects a winner. Selection is based on ACT or SAT scores, grade point average, high school/college honors, community and school activities, employment history, future career goals and references.
The scholarship is available to area seniors and students who are currently attending or planning to attend a college, a university or a technical school.
Applications are available from guidance counselors at area high schools, Moreau-Grand Electric Cooperative offices in Timber Lake and Eagle Butte or may be downloaded from www.mge.coop. The deadline is Feb. 13, 2017.