MECA Memorial Scholarships

Montana Electric Cooperatives' Association Memorial Scholarship

Applications due to Lincoln Electric by 5:30 pm on January 31, 2019

Through our statewide association, the Montana Electric Cooperatives' Association (MECA), Lincoln Electric Cooperative (LEC) offers graduating high school seniors and others completing undergraduate work a chance to win one of four $500 scholarships offered annually.

The scholarships are funded from donations provided in memory of rural electric trustees, employees and friends. The selections are based on such characteristics as community involvement, extra-curricular activities and academic achievement.

Completed application must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 31, 2019.

Applicant or parent/guardian must be a member of Lincoln Electric Cooperative.

Finalists will be required to interview with LEC's Member Services Committee on Monday, February 11. Finalists will be contacted on Monday, February 4 to schedule an interview time.

Click below to apply. If you are unable to apply online, please contact LEC at 406-889-3301 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for a paper application.