Scholarship Program

Scholarship WinnersGet Cash for Class!

Times are tough and many folks need a little help.

Jackson Purchase Energy believes in the power of education. To help our consumer-members with college costs, we offer a variety of scholarship opportunities. 

Jackson Purchase Energy Scholarship

Each year, JPEC offers six $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors whose parents or guardians are served by JPEC.

The requirements are:

  • A student must be a high school senior who plans to enroll in a full-time course of study (12 hours per semester) at an accredited Kentucky university or community college no later than the fall semester.
  • The student's primary residence at the time of application must be served by JPEC, and the JPEC account must be in the name of the student's parent or guardian.
  • The student must have a grade point average of at least 3.0 and an ACT score of 18 or better.
  • The student must submit a brief, typed narrative stating his/her reason for applying for the scholarship.
  • All scholarship winners must attend JPEC's annual meeting. Each recipient will be recognized at that time.

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WIRE Scholarship

The Kentucky Chapter of Women in Rural Electrification (WIRE) offers college scholarships to Kentucky college students to help them finish their degree. WIRE is now taking 2019 applications for three $1,000 scholarships.​ The application deadline is June 9, 2019.

To learn more click here. (Please be aware that you will be leaving JPEC's website.)

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