Basin Electric Power Cooperative has established a scholarship program to assist children of employees who plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs.
This program is administered by Scholarship America®, the nation’s largest designer and manager of scholarship, tuition assistance and other education support programs for corporations, foundations, associations, and individuals. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender, disability, or national origin.
Applicants of the Basin Electric Power Cooperative & Subsidiaries Scholarship Program award must:
Up to 20 awards will be granted in the amount of $1,000 each as follows:
If there are no qualified applicants for the designated awards, these scholarships will be granted to the next ranked applicants.
The scholarships must be used for educational costs, and the student must enter college in the fall of the school year for which the scholarship is given.
Awards are not renewable, but students may reapply to the program each year they meet eligibility requirements.
Awards are for undergraduate study only.
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of:
The program will utilize standard SAI recipient selection procedures including the consideration of past
academic performance and future potential, leadership and participation in school and community
activities, work experience, statement of career and educational aspirations and goals, and an outside
Financial need is not considered.
Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship America. In no instance does any officer or employee of Basin Electric Power Cooperative play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.
Applicants will be notified in late April. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Payment of Scholarships
Scholarship America processes scholarship payments on behalf of Basin Electric Power Cooperative. Awards will be paid in one installment in early August.
As part of your application, you must upload the following documents:
Also as part of your application, one online recommendation form must be submitted on your behalf.
Your application is not complete unless all required documents are submitted electronically.