Midwest Energy & Communications (MEC) is now accepting applications for the 2018 scholarship program.

High school seniors whose families receive monthly service from MEC at their primary residence are invited to apply for one of the four $1000 college scholarships. Scholarship applications must be submitted by March 19, and awards will be announced in April.

Selection for the scholarship is based on academic performance, extra-curricular activities, community involvement and/or employment, and honors and awards. A minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.0 on a four-point scale is required and an official transcript must be submitted for final approval. Every applicant must also submit a short video essay. See full details and the online application at TeamMidwest.com/scholarship.