Adult female members of Little River Electric returning to school to earn college degrees may now apply for financial assistance from the 2024 Jenny Ballard Opportunity Scholarship program.
Sponsored by Women Involved in Rural Electrification (WIRE), a service organization associated with South Carolina’s not-for- profit electric cooperatives, the $2,500 scholarship is a one-time award based on financial need and personal goals. Applicants for the program must have graduated from high school or earned a GED at least 10 years ago and be accepted into an accredited college or university.
Apply online for the 2024 Jenny Ballard Opportunity Scholarship by June 1 at the ECSC website.
Paper forms are available at Little River Electric and can be mailed to Peggy Dantzler, The Electric Cooperatives of South Carolina, 808 Knox Abbott Drive, Cayce, SC 29033. Send e-mail inquiries to Peggy Dantzler at ECSC.