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Mountain View Electric Association Inc. is awarding up to $27,000 in scholarships to members or their dependents who are continuing their education.

MVEA’s scholarship program includes 18 $1,000 scholarships to accredited colleges, universities, junior or community colleges. Additionally, MVEA offers one $2,000 Power Engineer Scholarship for a current college student pursuing a power engineering career, two $2,000 Power Lineman Scholarships for those pursuing a career through a lineworker training program, and up to three $1,000 Vocational/Technical scholarships.

Applicants for the Power Lineman Scholarship and Vocational/Technical Scholarships can be non-traditional students or those not immediately entering college following their high school graduation.

Recipients will be chosen through a computerized, random selection procedure out of all qualified applicants.

Visit to fill out an application. Scholarship applications are due Jan. 18.

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