Scholarship Program

Academic Scholarship Winners Announced

Franklin, IN – Indian Creek High School senior Brandon Barger and Franklin High School senior Garret Coner Jr. are the recipients of the 2017 Johnson County REMC $2,000 academic scholarships.

The scholarships were presented at the April 22 Johnson County REMC annual business meeting of members. The scholarship is awarded on the basis of academic and personal achievement, and submission of an essay on a topic relevant to the electric industry.

Brandon plans to study Multimedia Broadcasting at Franklin College. Garret will attend Purdue University to major in Engineering.

This is the 23rd year for the Johnson County REMC Academic Scholarship program.

Garret Coner Jr. (center L) and Brandon Barger (center R) pose with CEO Chet Aubin (L) and President Glenn McAlpin (R)

Scholarship Program

High school seniors who will attend an Indiana college or university after graduation may apply for a $2,000 Academic Scholarship from Johnson County REMC. Two awards are made each year. The program opens each fall, and applications are accepted through the following January – end date varies each year slightly. Winners are selected in the spring and announced at the annual business meeting of the membership, and the scholarship is paid to the college or university during the fall semester.

The 2016-17 program is now closed. Application materials and eligibility guidelines for the 2017-18 program will be available this fall on our website and from high school counselors.