Each year Pea River Electric Cooperative offers a $1,000 scholarship to one deserving area high school graduate. The scholarship is provided through the Electric Cooperative Foundation Scholarship program that was created by the electric cooperatives of Alabama in 1997.

The purpose of the program is to provide scholarships for post-secondary and vocational education for qualifying high school seniors. Only dependents of members of Pea River Electric Cooperative are eligible to apply for this scholarship.

For more information or to receive a scholarship application by mail call 1-800-264-7732 or e-mail Laura Thornton at laura.thornton@peariver.com.