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Students: Apply for $1,000 Scholarship

Jackson EMC is accepting applications for the annual Walter Harrison Scholarship, which provides $1,000 for academic expenses to students pursuing a post-secondary education at Georgia colleges and technical schools.

Named in honor of a leader in the state and national electric cooperative movements, the Walter Harrison Scholarship is open to students who live in a primary residence served by Jackson EMC. The scholarship is administered by Georgia EMC.

Applicants must be accepted, or currently enrolled, as a full- or part-time student, at any accredited two- or four-year university, college, or vocational-technical institute in Georgia.

Deadline to apply: January 31, 2020

Application and complete details available at jacksonemc.com/walterharrisonscholarship.