Brennen Thomas IEC Scholarship Winner!
The winners of the Thomas H. Moore Illinois Electric Cooperatives (IEC) Memorial Scholarships have been announced! Each year twelve scholarships, worth $2,000 each, are given out to Illinois senior students who are sons or daughters of cooperative consumer-members, directors and/or employees. Funds to support the scholarship are raised yearly at the AIEC Annual Meeting (as well as by other private donors). Of the 265 applications from 24 Illinois electric cooperatives, Egyptian Electric Cooperative once again had a winner! Brennen Thomas, a 2020 graduate of Carterville High School, was one of six scholarships awarded to students that are children of electric cooperative consumer-members and attending a four-year college or university. Brennen is the son of Howard & Cheryl Thomas of Carbondale and is planning to attend the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign this fall to study Chemical Engineering. Congratulations to Brennen and his family on his accomplishments! To learn more about the scholarship, visit our IEC Memorial Scholarship page.