Lineman Country Scholarship

Lineman Country Scholarship 2024 Information

The Lineman Country Scholarship was established by Southeast Lineman Training Center to help open the door for individuals looking to start their journey in the electrical utility and communications industry. Click "Apply Now" below to download and begin your application for 2024. The deadline to submit your application is April 15, 2024.


Scholarship Timeline

January 1

Application Opens

April 15

Submission Deadline

May 1

Recipients Notified

June 1

Scholarship Awarded

Scholarship Details

Scholarship Committee

The Scholarship Committee, composed of the Board of Directors at Southeast Lineman Training Center, shall administer the Scholarship Fund, including coordination with the staff of Southeast Lineman Training Center. The Scholarship Committee will disseminate the scholarship publicity, applications and conduct screenings of the applicants.

Selection Criteria

  • The candidate must be a high school senior on January 1 of the year the scholarship is awarded or have graduated within the past 12 months.

  • The candidate needs to submit a letter of recommendation from their high school advisor or equivalent GED advisor, one letter from a teacher/coach and one letter from a friend or relative.

  • The candidate needs to write a letter to the Scholarship Committee on why they should be selected to receive the scholarship.

  • The candidate must have an active Program Application with SLTC.

  • Once awarded the recipient has 12 months to use the scholarship fund.


  • The money for the scholarships is approved each year by the Southeast Lineman Training Center Board of Directors.

  • The Scholarship Award shall be applied towards tuition and tools.

  • The Scholarship Award check shall be made payable to Southeast Lineman Training Center in the scholarship winner’s name.

  • The Scholarship Committee will submit a proposal annually regarding the number and the dollar amount of the scholarships for approval by Southeast Lineman Training Center owners.

  • 2024 will consist of three $5,000 awards.

Selection of Recipients

The Lineman Country scholarship application period for 2023 is January 1st, 2024 through April 15, 2024.

Liability Release

Southeast Lineman Training Center shall be held harmless for any accident, illness, or injury incurred while the student is under the limited scholarship funding. A statement to this effect shall be signed by the student prior to receipt of the award.