Each year, Citizens Electric Corporation offers a total of $8,000 in scholarships to students living within our service territory. 

$1,000 scholarships are awarded to graduating seniors from our service area that meet the following criteria:  

  • Lives within the CEC service territory.

  • His/her parent or legal guardian is a current CEC member.

  • Has a 2.5 or better grade point average.

  • Provides a copy of their high school transcript.

  • Complete an application and returns it to CEC.

  • Include 2 letters of recommendation (one cannot be from a teacher or counselor).

  • Answers the essay question.

  • Applications are due March 1, 2019.

  • 2020 Scholarship Application

  • 2020 At-Large Scholarship Application

We also offer a $1,000 electrical scholarship aimed at students who are attending college or trade school for a career field that is specific to the electric industry i.e. lineman, electrical engineer, transmission/substation technician or electrician. The same criteria apply as for other CEC Scholarships.


Shawn Seabaugh
P.O. Box 368
1500 Rand Ave.
Perryville, MO 63775