Fifteen area high school seniors recently received a $2,500 scholarship from the Guadalupe Valley Electric Cooperative, Inc. (GVEC). This year, GVEC awarded $37,500 in scholarships to graduates, giving them the opportunity to continue their education.
Over 250 applications were received from deserving seniors throughout GVEC’s service area. Fifteen recipients were selected for their outstanding academics, extracurricular involvement, community service, and the desire to continue their education after high school.
Students Receiving 2019 GVEC Scholarships are:
Roesmary Cramblitt, Seguin High School
Lillian Egan, Shiner High School
Delaney Etzler, Sacred Heart Catholic High School
Ashlea Frederick, Navarro High School
Ryan Hermes, Hallettsville High School
Wesley Janik, Yoakum High School
Justin Komoll, Gonzales High School
Braden Kram, Moulton High School
Kensly Ley, Cuero High School
Taylor Maberry, Bluebonnet Academy
Nya Mingo, Byron P. Steele High School
Sarah Peters, Saint Paul Catholic High School
Mason Reasor, Marion High School
Tad Rosenberg, Samuel Clemons High School
Elena Skaggs, La Vernia High School
“The accomplishments of these students show their dedication and hard work,” said GVEC General Manager and CEO Darren Schauer. “They have participated in extracurricular activities, volunteered in their communities, held part-time jobs and excelled in academics. We want to recognize these outstanding individuals for their commitment to their schools and communities.”
GVEC honored all of the 2019 GVEC Scholarship winners, their families and their school administrators at a luncheon held at The Venue at GG’s in Gonzales.
Each spring, GVEC awards thousands of dollars in scholarships to high school seniors seeking to further their education. Students will receive their $2,500 scholarship upon the start of the 2019 fall semester at the university, college, or technical school they have chosen to attend.
The GVEC Scholarship Program is open to all high school seniors whose residence is served by GVEC. Applications and requirements for the 2020 GVEC Scholarship will be available in the fall of 2019.