Scholarships

Lineworker Training Scholarship

 

A $500 scholarship will be awarded to a student who is interested in pursuing a career as an electric line technician and will enroll in the Electrical Power Distribution Program at one of the five technical colleges in Wisconsin that offer the program:

  • Blackhawk Technical College
  • Chippewa Valley Technical College
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College
  • Moraine Park Technical College
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College

The purpose of this training is to encourage technical training for graduating high school seniors, to educate youth about careers in their own communities, to create an incentive for trained lineworkers to seek employemt in WPPI Energy member municipal utilities, to provide WPPI Energy member municipal utilities with a pool of trained lineworkers and to inform customers about the benefits of owning a municipal utility.

To be eligible for the RUC Continuing Education Scholarship, the student, or their parents or legal guardian must be customers of the Reedsburg Utility Commission. Dependents of Utility personnel are not eligible.

Reedsburg Area High School seniors may apply for the $500 Lineworker Training scholarship. The scholarship recipient will be announced on May 18, 2016 at the Scholarship Awards Ceremony at Reedsburg Area High School. The scholarship check will be awarded receiving the recipients transcripts from the first semester.

Continuing Education Scholarship

 

Reedsburg Area High School Seniors may apply for the $500 Continuing Education Scholarship provided by Reedsburg Utility Commission and WPPI Energy.

To be eligible for the RUC Continuing Education Scholarship, the student, or their parents or legal guardian must be customers of the Reedsburg Utility Commission. Dependents of Utility personnel are not eligible.

Applications for the Continuing Education Scholarship are available at the RAHS Guidance Office. The scholarship recipient will be announced on May 18, 2016 at the Scholarship Awards Ceremony at Reedsburg Area High School. The scholarship check will be awarded after receiving the recipients transcripts from the first semester.