College Scholarship Program 🎓


Thank you for applying!

Application Deadline Passed (March 31, 2017).

  1. Complete the following online form.
  2. E-mail or mail your most recent academic transcript. Provided by your school counselor.
  3. E-mail or mail one letter of reference from a teacher, school counselor, employer, youth leader or pastor.
  4. E-mail or mail an essay which answers the question: “Describe your electric cooperative, Piedmont Electric, and how it differs from other businesses.”
E-Mail or mail your completed application materials to:

Piedmont Electric
Brandon Reed
PO Drawer 1179
Hillsborough, NC 27278

Applications must be submitted no later than 4:30 pm on March 31, 2017. All applications are confidential. Applications will not be considered unless all of the above required information Is complete and received as specified.

Scholarship Program

  • Please initial
  • Scholastic Information

  • Student Checklist

    Attach the following information in PDF format to complete your application.
  • Attach complete transcript of high school courses and grades in PDF format. Maximum file size is 50MB.
    Accepted file types: jpg, pdf, png, gif, tiff, doc, docx.
  • An essay describing Your Rural Electric Cooperative, Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation, and how it differs from other businesses. Maximum file size is 50MB.
    Accepted file types: jpg, pdf, png, gif, tiff, doc, docx.
  • A letter of recommendation. (The judges prefer thoughtful and original observations.) Maximum file size is 50MB.
    Accepted file types: jpg, pdf, png, gif, tiff, doc, docx.
  • Verification

    I hereby certify the course and grade information provided in this application is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge. I realize that this information may be verified later by college personnel or Piedmont Electric. Payment of Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation Scholarship Award will be made directly to the recipient’s higher learning institution.

Please note: You may complete this form to apply for a Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation Scholarship. Only dependents of Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation members/customers may apply. Relatives of Piedmont EMC employees and/or Piedmont EMC Directors are not eligible to apply.

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