Annual Meeting Scholarships

Annual Meeting Scholarship Application for 2022 is now available!

2022 Annual Meeting Scholarship Application
Eligibility
  • The applicant must be a member in good standing of Egyptian Electric Cooperative (EECA), or is the dependent of a member of the Cooperative who is in good standing, and must have been a member for one year prior to July 14, 2022.
  • The applicant must be enrolled, or have applied for enrollment, in a full-time undergraduate course of study at an accredited two or four-year college, university or vocational school for the Fall 2022 term.
  • Application must be signed by the applicant and parent or legal guardian (if a dependent). Proof of college registration for Fall 2022 should be included with application.
  • Verification of enrollment could include a payment installment, copy of school schedule or equivalent proof. If proof of college registration is not provided with the application, winners will have until July 25, 2022 to produce verification of enrollment or scholarship award will be passed on to alternate recipient.
  • Applications and proof of enrollment must be returned to EECA by 4 p.m., July 5, 2022. Applications will be accepted by mail (1732 Finney Road, Murphysboro, IL 62966), fax (888-554-8181), email (bguthman@eeca.coop) or by dropping off in our after-hours dropbox.
  • Prior scholarship recipients are ineligible. Prior annual meeting scholarship applicants are eligible.
  • The Annual Meeting will begin at 6 p.m. Scholarship drawings will take place live following the business meeting. Attendance for student and parent or legal guardian (if a dependent) is mandatory. Scholarship funds will be sent directly to scholarship winners.

To view additional information on the Egyptian Electric Cooperative Annual Meeting, visit here. For questions regarding the scholarships, please contact Brooke at (800) 606-1505 or bguthman@eeca.coop. 

The 2021 EECA Annual Meeting Scholarship winners are as follows:

  1. Madison Fleege, 2020 Carterville High School graduate, attending SIU Carbondale
  2. Kenneth Bunton, 2021 Murphysboro High School graduate, attending John A. Logan College
  3. Kennedy Herrell, 2021 Chester High School graduate, attending Southeast Missouri State
  4. Shea Petrowske, 2019 Chester High School graduate, attending Southeast Missouri State
  5. Ashley Woolard, 2021 Carterville High School graduate, attending Illinois State University
  6. Emily Bauersachs, 2016 Trico High School graduate, attending Belmont University
  7. Matthew Koester, 2020 Christ Our Savior Lutheran High School, attending SIU Carbondale
  8. Samantha Rahlfs, 2020 Sparta High School graduate, attending Rend Lake College
  9. Kylie Bunselmeyer, 2021 Trico High School graduate, attending University of Southern Indiana
  10. Peyton Clendenin, 2021 Chester High School graduate, attending Southeast Missouri State

 

Ninety-seven scholarship applicants applied for the ten $1,000 2020 Annual Meeting Scholarships. The winners are as follows:

  • Nicholas Stokes, 2020 Murphysboro High School graduate, attending John A. Logan Community College
  • Clay Herrell, 2018 Chester High School graduate, attending Southeast Missouri State University
  • Adrienne Carril, 2020 Sparta High School graduate, attending Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Jillian King, 2020 Trico High School graduate, attending John A. Logan Community College
  • Seth Levan, 2020 Trico High School graduate, attending Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Alyse Bollman, 2016 Chester High School graduate, attending Southeast Missouri State University
  • Elizabeth Froemling, 2019 Trico High School graduate, attending John A. Logan Community College
  • Paige Jaynes, 2020 Murphysboro High School graduate, attending Illinois State University
  • Emily Finke, 2017 Murphysboro High School graduate, attending Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Dakota Krone, 2020 Pinckneyville High School graduate, attending Southern Illinois University Edwardsville