2018 EnergyUnited Student Scholarship Program


EnergyUnited is pleased to announce a new scholarship program for high school seniors–EMPOWERING THE FUTURE.  We will be offering two $5,000 scholarships to qualified students who are currently enrolled in their senior year of high school and who plan to attend a college, university or technical school upon graduation from high school.




  • Students must reside in a home/apartment/condo/townhouse that is serviced by EnergyUnited OR attend a school that is serviced by EnergyUnited.
  • We serve the following high schools in our 19 county service area: Central Davidson, Davie County Early College, Davie County, Hopewell, Ledford, North Iredell,  South Davidson, West Iredell and William Amos Hough. These students automatically become eligible to apply, regardless of their home address.
  • Students must complete an application
  • Students must submit a resume along with application
  • Students must submit two letters of recommendations from school staff (teacher, coach, principal, counselor or other staff member).
  • Student must write & submit responses to the following 2 questions/statements: (each essay/response should be no longer than 500 words).

1) In the future, our country will demand more energy as technology develops. As a young leader, please explain how technology will change the way we consume energy over the next five-ten years.

2) Commitment to Community is very important to EnergyUnited as we are a member-owned electric cooperative and believe in giving back to the communities we serve.  Please describe your commitment to the community.  Share things you do, how you ‘give back’ or volunteer in your community.

Please submit these documents via email or U.S. mail sometime on or before March 15, 2018 to:

Maureen Moore
Communications Manager
P.O. Box 1831
Statesville, NC  28687-1831

All applications will be reviewed by a selection committee.  Winners will be announced on or before May 1, 2018.  All seniors who meet the criteria listed above are welcome and encouraged to apply!

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P.O. Box 1831
Statesville, NC 28687