Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative cares about the younger generations and wants to help them receive the most from their electric cooperative.
Here are some ways to get involved:
WRITE A WINNING ESSAY AND WIN A TRIP OF A LIFETIME!
- To enter the essay-writing contest, you must be a sophomore or junior in high school.
- You and your parents or guardian must be served by Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative.
- Essay is not to exceed two standard 8.5x11-inch typewritten, double-spaced pages on this topic:
"If chosen as a Youth Tour delegate, you will travel to Washington, D.C. to experience and learn about America's rich history. What moment in American history do you wish you had been a part of and what would you have contributed?"
Submit your essay in hard copy or electronic format to Mountrail-Williams Electric. Electronic submissions should conform to the two-page, double-spaced guideline described above.
Include a cover page with your name, date of birth, school and current grade, parent or guardian's name, address and telephone number.
ALL entries must be received by MWEC no later than January 30th, 2020. E-mailed entries should be directed to Jessica George at email@example.com, and hard-copy entries can be mailed to: Youth Tour Essay Contest, Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative, P.O. Box 1346, Williston, ND 58802-1346 or dropped at any of the three MWEC Locations with attention to Jessica George.
If you have a question, contact Jessica George, Mountrail-Williams Electric, at the address listed above, or call (701) 577-3765 during regular business hours.
TOP THREE REASONS TO ENTER THE ESSAY-WRITING CONTEST
- All-expense-paid trip to Washington, D.C., compliments of Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative.
- A whole week to visit unforgettable historic monuments, museums and the U.S. Capitol.
- A learning experience you'll never forget.
Each year, Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative gives one $1,000 scholarship to a dependent of a member. Basin Electric, our power generation cooperative, provides the funds to all of its member co-ops. We are also giving away 2 MWEC $500 Scholarships.
Applicants must be high school seniors enrolled or planning to enroll in a full-time course of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school.
Scholarship recipients will be chosen based on a combination of SAT/ACT scores and overall grade-point average, work experience, participation in school and community activities, a personal statement of career goals, a written recommendation by a third party and an essay.
Scholarship Application Word Version
Scholarship Application PDF Version
*Please submit your scholarship application form to
Mountrail-Williams Electric Cooperative
Attn: Jessica George
P.O. Box 1346
Williston, ND 58802-1346or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org
For Questions contact Jessica at 701-577-3765 or 1-800-279-2667 or email at email@example.com