Press Release: Foundation for Rural Service Offers $75,000 in College Scholarships

The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) will award 30 – $2,500 scholarships to qualified rural students in May 2010 – one per geographic region of the National Telecommunications Cooperative Association (NTCA) and one to a student sponsored by an NTCA associate member.

The remaining 19 awards will be distributed proportionate to the number of applications received from each NTCA region. The FRS will fund $2,000 of each scholarship, with the sponsoring organization of each winning student providing a $500 match.