Operation Round Up Scholarships
2017 scholarships will be available in the spring. Deadline is April 19, 2017. Applications will also be available in the March electric bills.
Federated awarded eight $700 scholarships to sons/daughters of Federated members who are high school seniors. It was the 20th year of Operation Round Up Scholarships. 2016 winners were:
- Andrea Hinkeldey, District 1
- Matthew Stude, District 2
- Hunter Heser, District 3
- Logan Webber, District 4
- Jayden Fritze, District 5
- Mariah Jensen, District 6
- At-Large: Maggie Post and Brandon Kluver
- Through Operation Round Up, a $700 scholarship is awarded to Minnesota West Community & Technical College in Jackson, MN. Preference for the scholarship award goes to a Jackson County or Martin County student in the lineworker's program.
Federated awards two $1,000 Basin/L&O scholarships to the son or daughter of two Federated members. Basin/L&O are wholesale power suppliers. The high school senior or college student with a year remaining must complete an application, essay and references. This winners for 2016 were Zachary Hansen, Truman; and Natalie Resch, Windom.