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 next application period for the Memorial Scholarship will be in January of 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 community, awards and honors
- 20% - Employment, volunteerism and community service