2018 MECA $500 Memorial Scholarship
The Montana Electric Cooperatives' Association (MECA) Memorial Scholarship is another scholarship opportunity. One applicant is selected each year by Beartooth Electric Cooperative and forwarded to MECA for final judging. One $500 scholarship is given for each of MECA's four districts.
To be eligible, the student or their parents or guardians must be members of Beartooth Electric Cooperative.
The 2108 MECA Memorial Scholarship Application Deadline is January 26, 2018.
Judging criteria is weighted as follows:
- 20% - Academic strength (rigors of coursework, GPA and national testing scores)
- 40% - Personal statement
- 20% - Activities in school and awards and honors
- 20% - Employment, volunteerism and community service