Co-op offers college scholarship opportunity

Roanoke Electric Co-op is offering local high school seniors the opportunity to apply for its $1,000 scholarship.
“All eligible 2021 graduating high school seniors are encouraged to apply for this scholarship opportunity,” said Patrice Jordan, the co-op’s coordinator of community relations and engagement.

Submissions will be evaluated by how well the applicant demonstrates an understanding of the cooperative way of doing business, scholastic achievement, leadership at school and in their communities, and financial need.

The scholarship winner must also show proof of acceptance to an accredited two- or four-year college or university in North Carolina.

Applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on April 9, 2021.  Application and details are available at