East-Central Iowa REC is proud to announce it has awarded $1,000 scholarships to ten graduating seniors who plan to further their education in a diverse range of programs. Congratulations to these deserving students!
General Scholarship Winners:
* Brandon Venneman, Benton Community High School, son of Joe Venneman, Blairstown
* Will Ferguson, Center Point-Urbana High School, son of Karen Ferguson, Vinton
* Braydon Nunemaker, East Buchanan High School, son of Johnna Nunemaker, Rowley
* Anna Miller, Independence High School, daughter of Kurt and Deb Miller, Independence
* Veronica Jons, North Linn High School, daughter of Kimberly Jons, Walker
* Lydia Hamilton, Oelwein High School, daughter of Lisa Hamilton, Oelwein
* Clayton Smith, Starmont High School, son of Karen Smith, Arlington
* Carter Keppler, Starmont High School, son of Kent Keppler, Lamont
* Brandis Gerber, Vinton-Shellsburg High School, daughter of Shawn and Tom Gerber, Vinton
* Benjamin Weepie, Wapsie Valley High School, son of Brian Weepie, Fairbank
East-Central Iowa Rural Electric Cooperative maintains 2,279 miles of distribution power lines, serving 8,770 member-accounts in 11 Iowa counties in Benton, Black Hawk, Bremer, Buchanan, Clayton, Delaware, Fayette, Iowa, Linn, and Tama Counties.