Scholarship Information

Scholarships will only be awarded to applicants that will be attending a postsecondary education institution (on campus or online) during the fall 2023 semester. Applicant must be a 2023 high school graduate and reside within the district of one of the schools below:

Kiowa County
Kiowa South Barber
Medicine Lodge

South Central
Southwestern Heights

Send the following items to the Southern Pioneer Electric Scholarship Program. The information must be received by March 9, 2023 by 12 p.m.

  1. This completed original application (application link below).
  2. A one page resume stating your future plans, activities you have participated in while in school, accomplishments and honors you have received, community involvement and your employment experience. (Please attach your resume to the application link below and do not include references in your resume).
  3. An official certified high school transcript which can be mailed or emailed. Please see instructions below.
    1. Mail official high school transcript to:
      Southern Pioneer Electric Scholarship Program
      c/o Ruby Terrazas
      PO Box 1177
      Liberal, KS 67901
    2. Transcripts may also be emailed to Please note, that transcripts submitted via email will only be accepted if sent by a staff member of the student’s school. This could include a counselor, office secretary or principal. If you have any questions, please call 620-626-2321.
  4. A paragraph explaining why you would be a good recipient for a Southern Pioneer Electric scholarship (space is provided for you on the application linked below).

General Scholarship

Students interested in applying for the General  Scholarship may submit the application listed below.

Apply For The General Scholarship

Power Line Technology Scholarship

Students interested in applying for the Power Line Technology Scholarship may submit the application listed below.

Apply For The Power Line Technology Scholarship

Selection for both scholarships will be made without regard to the applicant’s race, color, ethnic origin, religious belief, gender, marital status or physical handicap.