We are proud to offer a minimum of five scholarships totaling $3400
Wheatland REA, Tri-State G&T and Basin Electric applications are due by February 15th of each year. Use the Wheatland REA letter of application to apply for the Tri-State G&T and Basin Electric Scholarships. Scholarship winners are notified by mail. You need only submit one application to be considered for any of our scholarships.
Submit Applications to:
2154 South St
Wheatland, WY 82201
Wyoming Rural Electric Association Lineman's Scholarship
Applications for the Lineman's Scholarship, minimum of $3,000.00, may be downloaded at wyomingrea.org, picked up at your high school counselor's office or at Wheatland REA at 2154 South Rd. in Wheatland. Applications must be submitted to Wheatland REA's office and may be submitted anytime throughout the year. Applications may be mailed to or dropped off at our office. Applications are reviewed and awarded regularly throughout the year.
Dar Hackworth Memorial Lineman's Scholarship & Neil Adkins Lineworker Scholarship
Applications for the $1000.00 Dar Hackworth Memorial Lineman's Scholarship and the $500.00 Neil Adkins Lineworker Scholarship may be downloaded at wyomingrea.org, picked up at your high school counselor's office or at Wheatland REA at 2154 South St. in Wheatland. Applications are due by May 1st each year at Wyoming Rural Electric Association's office. Send your completed applications to Wyoming Rural Electric Association, 2312 Carey Ave., Cheyenne, WY 82201. The Dar Hackworth Scholarship is sponsored and administered by the Wyoming Rural Electric Association's Suppliers Group. The Neil Adkins Scholarship is sponsored by Bill and Toni Adkins and administered by the Wyoming Rural Electric Association.
Missouri Basin Power Project Scholarship
Basin Electric Power Cooperative takes great pride in its ability to assist in developing rural leadership in our region through its scholarship program and is pleased to announce the 2019 Missouri Basin Power Project (MBPP) Scholarship program. The MBPP Scholarship Program is available to undergraduate students entering Vocational, Technical, or Trade School Programs, with preference given to those students in the Platte County School Districts 1 and 2. The Program will award 10 scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each. Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of potential to succeed, leadership, participation in school and community activities, work experience, a statement of education, career goals, and an outside appraisal.
Applications must be submitted by March 1, 2021