Applications now being accepted for Walton Trust Scholarships

Press release from Walton EMC

The application deadline for Walton EMC Trust Scholarships is Jan. 31, 2018. Up to 32 $4,000 scholarships will be awarded.

The following basic qualifications must be met to apply.

  • High school senior or incoming college freshman
  • 21 years old or younger
  • Your home served by Walton EMC (electricity)
  • Scholarship used at accredited college, university or vo-tech school
  • For complete criteria, rules and instructions, download the application

We’re looking for:

  • Dedication to community
  • Strong work ethic
  • Extracurricular involvement
  • Triumph over obstacles and hardships

Q: Where does the money for these scholarships come from?

A: From unclaimed capital credit refunds. After all attempts to find the owners are exhausted, the money goes into a fund provided for by Georgia law. No Operation Round Up donations are used for scholarships.

Get the application here.

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