(Cumming, November 18, 2020) – The Sawnee Electric Membership Foundation (Foundation) is currently accepting applications from high school seniors for the Foundation’s Youth Scholarship Program. In place since 2003, this scholarship program has grown to become one of the largest and most successful in the area.
This scholarship is open to children of Sawnee EMC members and must be used at an accredited college or technical school. To learn more about the scholarship program and to download the application, please visit www.sawnee.com/scholarships. The deadline to apply is February 12, 2021.
The Foundation is also accepting applications for the Brian Johnson Memorial Scholarship, which must be used for the Electrical Lineworker Certification Program. For more information and to download the application go to www.sawnee.com/lineworker-scholarship.
“It is such a privilege for the Foundation to be able to assist students in furthering their education,” states Cindy Badgett, Director of External Affairs at Sawnee EMC. “Both of the Foundation Scholarship Programs are shining examples of what the Foundation and Sawnee EMC are all about; a commitment to giving back to the communities we serve.”
Questions about these scholarship programs should be directed to Mrs. Cindy Badgett at 678-455-1399 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Sawnee EMC and the Sawnee Foundation
Sawnee Electric Membership Corporation is an electric distribution cooperative headquartered in Cumming, Georgia. Sawnee serves electricity to approximately 187,000 accounts in seven (7) counties of greater north Georgia. The Sawnee Foundation was created in 2003 with the mission of providing charitable donations within the Sawnee communities. The Foundation exists to enhance the way of life for those in need, with financial assistance to selected charitable organizations. Sawnee always stands ready to meet the needs of its members/owners. SEMC strives daily to live up to their motto…
“At Sawnee EMC, We’re More Than Electricity, We’re Service”.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.