Southeast Gas Endowed IDEA Bank Scholarship

The purpose of this scholarship is to assist students who are enrolled in classes with a declared minor in entrepreneurship and have selected to participate in the IDEA Bank entrepreneurship project/curriculum on the Troy Campus in Troy, Alabama. Recipients must have and maintain a minimum 3.0 GPA. Scholarships will be awarded to students that reside within the following geographical area: Barbour, Butler, Chambers, Crenshaw, Coffee, Conecuh, Covington, Dale, Elmore, Escambia, Geneva, Henry, Houston, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Montgomery, Pike and Russell Counties. The cities of Abbeville, Andalusia, Brundidge, Dothan, Elba, Enterprise, Eufaula, Ft. Deposit, Greenville, Headland, Luverne, Opp, Ozark and Troy. In addition, Southeast Gas has franchise agreements with Ashford, Baker Hill, Brantley, Coosada, Cottonwood, Daleville, Gantt, Glenwood, Level Plains, Midland City, Montgomery, Napier Field, New Brockton, Newton, Newville, Opelika, Pike Road, Pinckard, Red Level, Rehobeth, River Falls, and Rutledge. The recipient will be selected by a committee composed of members of the Troy University Scholarship Committee and a Southeast Gas representative. Applicants must submit a letter of recommendation from a Troy University faculty member. Recipients are required to write a thank you letter to the donor and must attend the scholarship donor and recipient reception held each March.

Supplemental Questions
  1. Have you been selected to participate in the IDEA Bank entrepreneurship project?
  2. What Alabama county are you a resident of?
  3. Are you a declared entrepreneurship minor or major?
  4. What is your business proposal?
  5. What kind of impact are you looking to create with your business?