North Central’s Board of Directors have awarded the Peter E. Thomassen Scholarship to the following recipient(s):
Each recipient(s) of the Peter E. Thomassen Scholarship are awarded $1,000 to use towards their academic tuition. To be eligible to be considered for this scholarship applicants must be enrolled in the Utility Line Program at Northeast Community College (NECC) and must be a North Central customer or a dependent of a North Central customer.
North Central encourages individuals who enjoy working outdoors, working with their hands, are safety conscious and who like a challenge to consider a career in the electric utility industry. In almost two decades North Central has awarded this scholarship to several recipients who have selected the electric utility industry for their career. This scholarship was established in 1990 in honor of the late Peter E. Thomassen for his dedicated years of service to the district. Thomassen served North Central for 36 years before retiring from his position of general manager.