Scholarship Application

Wheat Belt Public Power District, Tri-State G&T, Basin Electric and Arbor Wealth team up this year to offer several scholarships to students looking to advance their education. 

Applicants applying for the Basin Electric, Tri-State or Arbor Wealth Scholarships must be a dependent of a Wheat Belt customer and enrolled or planning to enroll in a lineman college, full-time undergraduate or graduate course of study at an accredited, two-year or four-year college, university or vocational/technical school.

Applicants applying for the Wheat Belt scholarships must be enrolled or planning to enroll full-time in a lineman college or technical/vocational school and specifically enrooled in a technical field course of study.  *More funding may be available for those enrolled specifically in a lineman college.

The scholarships offered are:

     One - $1000 Basin Electric Scholarship
     Two - $500 Tri-State G&T Scholarships
     One - $1000 (*minimum) Wheat Belt Lineman Scholarship or
     Two - $500 Wheat Belt Technical Scholarships
     One - $100 Arbor Wealth Scholarship

Below is the scholarship application.  The application will work for all scholarships.  Please make copies as you need them.  The applications are to be received at the Wheat Belt Public Power District office no later than 4:00 p.m.

ADDRESS:  Wheat Belt PPD
                ATTN: Michelle Hodges
                11306 Road 32
                PO Box 177
                Sidney, NE 69162

If you have questions, feel free to contact Michelle at the office at 308-254-5871 or  You may also fax the application to 308-254-2384.  Please provide a cover page if faxing.

Application Deadline is February 14, 2018.