Scholarships

Available to Students in the Arvig Service Area

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Minnesota Telecom Alliance Foundation

Website: http://www.mnta.org

Award amount: $2,000

Eligibility requirements:

– Applicant must be attending post-secondary education at a university, college or technical college
– Applicant must be a Minnesota resident
– Applicant’s family must receive at least one service from Arvig

Application due to Arvig: February 24, 2017

*Applications received by Arvig after this date will not be accepted.

Send completed application to:

Josie Winkels, Executive Administrative Assistant
Arvig
150 Second Street SW
Perham, MN 56573

Phone: 218-346-8213
Email: josie.winkels@arvig.com

Click here to download application

Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) Scholarship

Website: http://www.frs.org

Award amount: $2,500

Eligibility requirements:

– Applicant must be a graduating high school senior
– Applicant must be be sponsored by a current NTCA—The Rural Broadband Association Member (Arvig)
– Applicant must be accepted by an accredited two- or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school
– Have at least a C grade point average (GPA)
– Express and interest to return to a rural community following graduation

Application due to Arvig: February 17, 2017

*Applications received by Arvig after this date will not be accepted.

Send completed application to:

Josie Winkels, Executive Administrative Assistant
Arvig
150 Second Street SW
Perham, MN 56573

Phone: 218-346-8213
Email: josie.winkels@arvig.com

Click here to download application 

Royale B. and Eleanor Arvig Memorial Scholarship

Award amount: $3,000

Application due: Contact your school counselor for details

Eligibility requirements:

– Applicant must be a graduating high school senior from one of the 37 school districts served by Arvig: Bertha-Hewitt, New York Mills, Perham, Nevis, Twin Valley, Walker-Hackensack- Akeley, Waubun, Ulen-Hitterdal, Henning, Battle Lake, Detroit Lakes, Wadena, Staples, Hawley, Mahnomen, White Earth, Osakis, Parkers Prairie, Bigfork, Park Rapids, Eagle Bend, Cass Lake, Grand Meadow, Melrose, Sauk Centre, Eden Valley-Watkins, Kimball, Rocori, Long Prairie/Grey Eagle, Redwood Falls, Wabasso, Morgan, Frazee, Lake Park/Audubon, Ada-Burop, Dilworth/Felton/Glyndon, and Pelican Rapids.
– Applicant must use the award to further their education in the field of math, engineering, telecommunications, accounting, computer science or any of the physical sciences at the college, university or vocational school of their choice.
– Have at least a C grade point average (GPA)

Please contact your school counselor for application and other details.