Will you be graduating from high school in the spring of 2019? Do you receive your electricity from a public power utility in Alabama? Then if your answer to these questions is “yes,” you could be eligible to receive a scholarship from the Alabama Municipal Electric Authority (AMEA) and its 11 Member cities/utilities. AMEA and its Members will make available 44, $2,500 scholarships (4 scholarships per Member city) in 2019.
To be eligible for the scholarship, a student’s parent and/or legal guardian must receive electric service from Opelika Power Services. The scholarships are granted only to graduating high school seniors, and the student must attend a four-year college/university, community college, and/or vocational school within the state of Alabama.