Carroll Electric is now taking applications to award a scholarship for enrollment in the Fall 2019 Arkansas State University/Newport High Voltage Lineman Technology Program. The Cooperative will cover the entire tuition for the one-year technical certificate program. Upon completion of the program, a 10-week paid internship at Carroll Electric will be offered to the recipient of the scholarship.

This program will prepare the selected individual to use knowledge and skills for installation, service, and maintenance of electrical power lines and equipment. After one year, students earn the Lineman Technical Certificate.

Not sure what you want to be when you grow up? This may be your starting point! Applicants must have a high school diploma or equivalent. High school seniors graduating in the spring are encouraged to apply.

Download an application and mail to:

Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation
Attn: Randy Hooten
PO Box 4000
Berryville, AR 72616

Entries must be received by April 3, 2018.

For more information contact Randy Hooten at 800-432-9720, ext. 1310. Detailed information about the program can be found at http://www.asun.edu/programs/high-voltage.