Nueces Electric Cooperative values those who elevate and energize the communities we serve. Called #WhoPowersYou, this contest is an opportunity to celebrate the unsung heroes of NEC.
Visit our website between now through September 24th and tell us who inspires you, and how they make a difference in our co-op community. Winners will then be recognized at our 82nd Annual Virtual Membership Meeting on October 14th and win a prize!
*Nominations are now closed for this year's contest*
You must be 18 years or older to nominate a local community hero. Limit one entry per person and email address.
The nominee must be an active Nueces Electric Cooperative member to be eligible. Please get consent from the nominee before entering their contact information on the online application form below.
Our panel of judges will review all eligible contest entries and select up to four NEC member winners who will then be announced at NEC's 82nd Annual Virtual Membership Meeting on October 14, 2021.
Grand Prize: $750
2nd Place: $500
3rd Place: $300
Honorable Mention: $150
Additionally, our winners will be featured in NEC's social media, website, and Texas Co-op Power Magazine.
We will be accepting contest entries here on the NEC website now through September 24th. You'll need to provide your contact information and your nominee's contact information.
The application also asks you to answer these questions: How has your nominee made a positive difference in your co-op community? What makes your nominee such a special part of your community? Why does your nominee deserve to be recognized?