Sophie Marcolla, 2016 Illinois Youth Leadership Council representative and Adams Electric Cooperative member, has been selected as recipient of the $10,000 NRECA Glenn English Scholarship for 2019. The Glenn English Scholarships are one of the few sources of private scholarships for current college students. Each year, one $10,000 and four $1,000 scholarships are awarded. Applicants are required to have completed at least one year of college as a full-time student.
Marcolla is currently a sophomore at the University of Kentucky studying political science. She is spending her summer interning on Capitol Hill in the office of U.S. Representative Darin LaHood (R-18).
Pictured above: Sophie Marcolla, left, is recipient of the $10,000 NRECA Glenn English Scholarship for 2019. She is shown with 2019 YLC Kally Mayo.