Applications Now Being Accepted for 2014 NHEC Foundation Accepting Scholarship Applications

PLYMOUTH — The New Hampshire Electric Co-op Foundation is pleased to announce that applications are now being accepted for 2014 scholarships. This year a total of six $1,500 scholarships will be awarded to deserving Co-op members or children of Co-op members.

Scholarships are available to college-bound high school seniors, students returning to college, and non-traditional students. One scholarship will be reserved for a student entering a vocational or technical institution. All applicants must be a Co-op member, or a legal dependent of a Co-op member. Complete details and applications are available online under the Community menu at, or by calling 1-800-698-2007.

Applicants will be judged on work experience, activities, leadership and community contributions, educational and career objectives and overall scholastic achievement. Based on those scores, approximately 12-15 applicants will be invited for a personal interview conducted by the Awards Committee. The deadline for applying is April 25 at 4 p.m. All mailed applications must be postmarked by this date and mailed to: NHEC Foundation Scholarship, 579 Tenney Mountain Highway, Plymouth NH 03264. Otherwise, they may be turned in at NHEC headquarters in Plymouth by 4 p.m., April 25.

The New Hampshire Electric Co-op Foundation Scholarships are funded by the donations of Co-op members who agree to have their monthly electric bills rounded up to the next dollar with the proceeds benefitting the Foundation. The NHEC Foundation welcomes tax-deductible donations to continue its mission of providing support for non-profit groups that enhance the quality of life in New Hampshire. For more information about the New Hampshire Electric Co-op Foundation Scholarships, or to make a donation, contact Audrey Goudie at (603) 536-8699, or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

New Hampshire Electric Co-op is a member-owned electric distribution cooperative serving 83,000 homes and businesses in 115 New Hampshire communities.