TCEC members and their children may be eligible for the below scholarships. Applications are available from OPSU's Panhandle State Foundation and Golden Spread Electric Cooperative as outlined below. For more information about TCEC's education programs, please contact Leslie Kraich via email or call 580-652-2418, ext. 128.
Scholarship to Oklahoma Panhandle State University
TCEC's scholarship valued at $1,200 to Oklahoma Panhandle State University in Goodwell is now administered through Panhandle State Foundation. This begain in 2013 and continues today. Students interested in the scholarship must meet the following requirements:
- Entering freshman or returning sophomore
- 3.00 GPA or higher
- Parent, guardian or applicant must be a member of the cooperative in good standing
- Emuluate Touchstone Energy's four principles: accountability, integrity, innovation and committment to community
2013-14 Scholarship winners are:
- Caleb Mihelic
- Checutah Beck-Ratzlaff
- Elias Pitterle
- Isaac Grove
- Jacob Murphy
- Jared Loftis
- Logan Wilgus
- Sydni Yates
Applications will be available here once the application period is opened at the end of 2014.
Golden Spread Electric Cooperative Directors' Memorial Scholarship
Golden Spread offers a $2,000 scholarship to students who plan to attend a college in Oklahoma or Texas. The deadline for application is March 15 and should be made directly to the Opportunity Plan. More details can be found on the scholarship's website.