$1,000 Basin Electric Power Cooperative Scholarship 

Dependents of members of Butler County REC are eligible. Applicants must be students enrolled in or planning to enroll in full-time undergraduate or graduate courses of study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school.

The scholarship is awarded without regards to other awards, loans or financial assistance the applicant may have obtained. It is awarded based on academic excellence, work experience, school and community activities and a recommendation by a third party. 

Take a look at the brochure, download an application form, and submit it to Butler County REC by Feb. 1, 2020.

Contact us at 319-267-2726 or for more information.


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$500 Wind Energy & Turbine Technology Scholarship 

Corn Belt Power partners with Iowa Lakes Community College to offer one $500 scholarship. To qualify, the recipient must be enrolled in the Wind Energy and Turbine Technology program; a first- or second-year student at Iowa Lakes Community College; maintain 2.5 minimum GPA; and be an Iowa resident.

For an application or more information, contact Alison Mason, Iowa Lakes Community College, 712.362.0491, ext. 4491 or


$500 Electrical Tech & Powerline Scholarships

Corn Belt Power Cooperative, transmission supplier to Butler County REC, partners with Northwest Iowa Community College, Sheldon, IA, to offer four separate $500 scholarships. Recipients may be either first- or second-year students at Northwest Iowa Community College studying in the programs of Electrical Technology, Powerline or Powerline Technology. Students must maintain a 2.5 minimum GPA. Applications must be filed with Northwest Iowa Community College Foundation.

For an application or more information, contact Sheila Van Engen, foundation secretary, Northwest Iowa Community College Foundation, 603 West Park Street, Sheldon, IA 51201-1046, 800.352.4907 ext. 246,


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