The Alabama Municipal Electric Authority and the City of
Dothan are offering 33, $2,500 scholarships to high school seniors. The annual
program was announced on Tuesday and applications are now being taken.
To apply, the student must be graduating in Spring, 2014;
receive electric service from a public power utility (i.e. City of Dothan) that
is a member of AMEA; and the student must plan to attend an Alabama college or
university. Regular AND technical school scholarships are available.
According to a news release, the AMEA Scholarship Program
has awarded scholarships each year since 1992. Awards given out in 2013 totaled
Applications are available from school counselors in Dothan,
or online at www.amea.com. Links to the forms
are also posted here in this article. You may also contact Pamela Poole, AMEA’s
Scholarship Program Coordinator at (800) 239-2632, Ext. 110 or firstname.lastname@example.org
The deadline to apply is Monday, Feb. 3, 2014.