STATESVILLE – EnergyUnited is renewing its scholarship program, Empowering The Future.

The electric cooperative is once again offering two $5,000 scholarships to qualified students who are currently enrolled in their senior year of high school and who plan to attend a college, university or technical school, according to a press release from the energy co-op. The scholarship is designed to recognize students who have exemplified academic success as well as demonstrated a commitment to bettering their community.

“We are thrilled to announce the renewal of this scholarship program, which reflects the importance of civic and community engagement,” said Maureen Moore, Communications Manager, in the release. “This program helps build on our commitment to the community and is just one more way to support students who are looking to further their education.”

To be eligible for the scholarship program, students must live in a residence that is serviced by EnergyUnited – which includes Iredell, Lincoln and Catawba counties – or attend a school that is serviced by EnergyUnited. Applicants should be planning to attend an accredited college, university or a technical school. Applications and supplemental documents, which include two recommendation letters and responses to two essay questions, must be received by email no later than March 29.

For eligibility guidelines and to download a copy of the application, visit For more information contact Maureen Moore, EnergyUnited communications manager, at 704-924-2159 or


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