Operation Round-Up Scholarship

The Operation Round Up Board of Trustees met May 24 to decide scholarship recipients for the 2018-2019 school year. A total of $20,000 was awarded to the following students. 

Receiving a $1,000 scholarship to attend Arkansas State University-Mountain Home are:

  • Matty Dillard, Norfork High School
  • Megan Hiles, Calico Rock High School
  • Shala Lawrence, Bakersfield High School
  • Destiny White, Viola High School

Receiving a $1,000 scholarship to attend Ozarka College are:

  • Mesa Barger, Melbourne High School
  • Abigail Brindley, Mammoth Spring High School
  • Abby Greer, Salem High School
  • Marly Jines, Highland High School

Receiving a $1,000 scholarship to attend the university of their choosing are:

  • Jared Alexander, Mammoth Spring High School
  • Sydney Brown, Calico Rock High School
  • Ragan Burris, Highland High School
  • Lenise Byrd, Izard County Consolidated High School
  • Alexa Darracq, Mountain Home High School
  • Caleb Davis, Calico Rock High School
  • Luke Foreman, Mountain Home High School
  • Hope Menendez, Mountain Home High School
  • Katelynn Miller, Highland High School      
  • Elizabeth Pounds, Cave City High School
  • Allison Shands, Cave City High School
  • Sydnie Zimmer, Mountain Home High School

The application for the 2019-2020 scholarship program will be available by Feb. 1. Any high school senior whose parents or guardians are members of North Arkansas Electric Cooperative may apply. He or she must have a high school grade point average of 3.0 or greater on a 4.0 scale through the first semester of senior year. The scholarship must be used by the recipient to attend, on a full-time basis, any accredited institute of higher learning. Please contact Tori Moss at 870-895-6210 or tmoss@naeci.com with any questions.