|Clear Meter Access Policy||Shelby||
Sunburst, Sweetgrass, and Kevin
|Reading Dates: Nov/Dec||November 17th, 18th, 21st||Nov. 30th, December 1st & 2nd|
Readings To Office
|November 22, 2016
||December 5th, 2016|
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Marias River Electric Cooperative provides many scholarship opportunities for higher education to area high school seniors. Our Board of Trustees is proud to offer scholarships to the high school seniors of our members. We also work in cooperation with other coops to provided even more opportunities!
There are two scholarships, MECA and MRE, with the same criteria and deadline for submission, and one scholarship, The Basin Electric Power Cooperative Member Cooperative Scholarship Program, with it's own separate criteria and submission guidelines. Applications and required paperwork will need to be sent in individual envelopes labeled either MRE scholarship Application, MECA scholarship application, or Basin Electric Scholarship application.
For any questions please call Jennifer at 406 434 5575. All applications must be submitted no later than January 31st, 2017.
Click here to read the MRE article in the November issue of Rural Montana Magazine!
Thank you for participating in your hometown cooperatives first ever food drive. On behalf of your board of directors and staff we appreciate all you do to help neighbors in need. Together, we make a difference.
Plans are underway for the 2017 Youth to Washington Tour and Essay Contest. The tour is scheduled for June 10-16, 2017, with an orientation meeting in Great Falls June 9. Airfare from Great Falls to Washington, D.C., is paid, along with lodging, meals and admission to events.
Please don’t miss out on this opportunity of a lifetime and the chance for an additional $10,000 scholarship for your student!
Contest rules are:
• The student must be a junior or senior in high school in the fall of 2017.
• The student cannot be a prior winner of the Youth Tour.
• The student and/or parent or guardian must be served by a rural electric cooperative that is a member of the Montana Electric Cooperatives’ Association.
• The student must write an essay of 400 words or less (double-spaced) on the topic: “Why should I be chosen to represent Marias River Electric Cooperative on the 2017 Youth to Washington, D.C., tour.”
Essays should include a cover page with the student’s name, address, telephone number and the cooperative’s name. Essays and applications are due December 2, 2016. Mail them to: Youth Tour Essay Contest, Marias River Electric Cooperative, PO Box 729, Shelby, MT 59474. Essays and applications may also be dropped off at the MRE office at 910 W. Roosevelt Hwy, Shelby
An application form must accompany the essay. Essay contest rules and application forms are available ( Link for our page ) or from the Shelby High School and North Toole County High School guidance counselors.
For additional information, call Jennifer at 434-5575.
Beware of scam phone calls demanding immediate payment of your electric bills. Marias River Electric Cooperative is NOT associated with these phone calls and does not call asking for immediate payment over the phone or for credit card information. Do not be a victim of this scam!!! If you have questions, please call Marias River Electric at 434-5575.
Marias River Electric Board of Directors and staff would like to thank all of our member/owners who attended the 2016 annual meeting. We would also like to thank those members that took a moment to write a note of appreciation to the MRE lineman.
Marias River Electric was recently awarded for having nine years without an accident at the recent annual Montana Electric Cooperative Association conference! Way to go MRE!