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The Walter Harrison Scholarship is open to all undergraduate college students whose primary household is served by an EMC. A panel of judges from Tri-County EMC will select one undergraduate semi-finalist to compete for a $1,000 scholarship at the state level. A combination of need and academic ability will be used to determine winners. The scholarship must be used in Georgia. 

Tri-County EMC must receive applications by February 1. The award honors the late Walter Harrison, a pioneer in the rural electrification movement. Visit for more information and to download the application.

Future Scholarship Deadlines:
• Operation Roundup Scholarship: Due April 15
• Cooperative Scholarship: Due April 15
• Information on all scholarships can be found at

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