Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship
All applications must be postmarked, hand-delivered or submitted electronically by February 28. Applications may be delivered to any Flint Energies office or mailed to:
Flint Energies Foundation Scholarship Fund
PO Box 7089
Warner Robins, GA 31095
Late applications will not be considered. The web application form is here, and it will stop accepting applications February 28.
The applicant must primarily reside within Bibb, Chattahoochee, Crawford, Dooly, Harris, Houston, Macon, Marion, Monroe, Muscogee, Peach, Schley, Sumter, Talbot, Taylor, Twiggs or Upson Counties.
The applicant must be enrolled upon awarding of scholarship in an accredited college program, either full-time or part-time.
The competition is open to high school students with an acceptance letter and plans to begin college no later than the fall semester after graduation, as well as college students.
The scholarship fund will be in the form of a grant program with funds being paid to the college on behalf of the grant recipient.
A person may submit an application each year, but previous winners are not eligible to win again.
Up to 25 local scholarship winners will be awarded $2,500 each.
Scholarship use must commence within one year of date of issuance and be totally utilized within two years of the date of issuance. The scholarship check will be written directly to the scholarship recipient’s school.
Special consideration will be given to those applicants pursuing either an agriculture degree at the University of Georgia or an engineering degree at Georgia Tech.
Based on the four core values that Touchstone Energy Cooperatives such as Flint Energies adhere to, scholarship criteria are as follows:
- Commitment to Community
- Integrity and Innovation
- Academics and Attendance
Grades and financial need will be considered by the scholarship committee.
A committee of judges will review the applications. A recommendation will be forwarded to the Flint Energies Foundation, which shall make the final decision for the Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship. All decisions are final.
The Flint Energies Foundation administers the Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship.
Winners for the Flint Energies Foundation College Scholarship will be announced in May.
Scholarship will be disbursed to the business office of the university or college in the amount of $2500 upon presentation of the student’s registration for the current semester.