College scholarships awarded to four local high school seniors in Southern Maryland
SMECO awarded four scholarships to high school seniors for 2018. Each year, SMECO awards four college scholarships to students who live in the Cooperative’s service area. Scholarships are based on the applicants’ scholastic achievement, financial need, and school and community involvement. SMECO has awarded scholarships to 104 students in the 26 years since beginning the program in 1993.
Local students attend the 2018 Youth Tour
In early June, four local high school students from SMECO’s service territory joined other cooperatives from around the nation at the 2018 Youth Tour in Washington, D.C. SMECO chaperones Natalie Cotton and Charlie Herbert took Ashley Ehrmantraut from The Calverton School, Emma Jones from Gwynn Park High School, Jackson Lynch from The Kings Christian Academy, and Phillip Reed from North Point High School to the Youth Tour.