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.

Application deadline for the 2019 program is Monday, Feb. 11, 2019.. The application with all required attachments and submissions must be postmarked no later than 2/12/19 and returned to:

Pamela Poole, Scholarship Program Coordinator
Alabama Municipal Electric Authority
80 TechnaCenter Dr., Suite 200
Montgomery, AL 36117