Student Programs & Information

Glades Electric Education Foundation, Inc. Scholarships

2017 Scholarship Applications for graduating seniors are no longer being accepted.

Application deadline was 5 p.m. March 1, 2017.

Glades Electric Educational Foundation, Inc. was formed in 2000 to provide post-high school education financial assistance to students living within the service area of Glades Electric Cooperative, Inc. Since it’s inception the foundation has awarded scholarships amounting to $352,000.

In 2017, the Foundation will award up to eight, $4,000 scholarships. Applications will be accepted only from graduating seniors whose legal permanent residence is served directly or indirectly by Glades Electric Cooperative, Inc.. Scholarship winners will be selected based on academic achievement and leadership.

Glades Electric Educational Foundation Logo

Congratulations to the 2017 GEEF Scholarship Winners:

  • Robyn Basquin, Clewiston High School
  • Justin Bickman, Sebring High School
  • Cindy Cemitiere, Lake Placid High School
  • Kylie Daum, Lake Placid High School
  • Olivia Everett, Moore Haven High School
  • Marilena Frenes, Clewiston High School
  • Josianne Griffin, Okeechobee High School
  • Zachary Kielbasa, Okeechobee High School
  • Kathryn Knipper, Lake Placid High School
  • Michael Kurtz, Clewiston High School
  • Adrian Pardo, Moore Haven High School
  • Richard Perez, Clewiston High School
  • Hunter Sills, Okeechobee High School
  • Trevor Thomas, Okeechobee High School


Electric Cooperative Youth Tour

Congratulations Maricella Rubio, 2017 Winner of the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour!

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Maricella Rubio from Moore Haven Middle-High School has been chosen for the Electric Cooperative Youth Tour. The Tour is an all expenses paid trip to Washington DC from June 10-15, 2017.

Youth Tour Resources