2020 Scholarship Applications

New this year: Applications will only be accepted through the online portal

Piggy Bank with Graduation CapIn 2020, Sangre de Cristo Electric Association, Inc. will award one four-year scholarship at $2,000 per year (which is available to a graduating high school senior only) and 13 $2,000 one-time scholarships. Industry associates may fund additional scholarships.

One application form covers all of these available scholarships and may be found on our website under the Youth Programs page.

The scholarships may be used by any full-time student at any accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school and at any level of the student’s education.

To be eligible for these scholarships, the applicant must be a member of or a dependent of a Sangre de Cristo Electric Association member. Anyone with an active electric account in his or her name is considered a member. For scholarship purposes, the member must be a person, not a business or organization.

Scholarship applicants will be judged on grade point average, ACT/SAT tests, activities, goals and need. Two of the $2,000 scholarships may be awarded to the dependent of a Sangre de Cristo Electric employee or director. At least one $2,000 scholarship will be awarded by drawing from the remaining applicants not other¬wise selected.

Past recipients are eligible to apply again.

Washington, D.C. Youth Tour applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Thursday, January 9, 2020

Scholarship applications must be submitted by 5 p.m. on Friday, January 31, 2020.

Scholarship application questions?
Contact Tracy Linza, Administrative Assistant III
Sangre de Cristo Electric Association, Inc.
Direct line: 719-395-4136
Email: linza@myelectric.coop