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Scholarships

NDTC offers Scholarship Opportunities each Spring.










NDTC Scholarship Program

This is the 22nd year that we have offered the NDTC Scholarship Program. Each year, NDTC awards ten $750 scholarships to high school seniors going on to further their education after graduation.


Eligibility

  • Be a graduating high school senior
  • Parent(s) or guardian(s) must have their full-time primary residence within NDTC exchanges and must be a current subscriber to NDTC telecommunications services
  • Must be accepted and registered for the 2021 fall term at an accredited college, university, or vocational-technical school
  • Consideration may be given for special circumstances

Requirements/Selection Criteria

Applications are judged based on the following required criteria.

  • Responses to essay questions – at minimum requested length and double-spaced
  • Most recent high school transcript, including 7 semesters, GPA, and Class Rank
  • ACT test scores if not included on transcript
  • Achievements
  • School activities
  • Community activities
  • Reference letter from high school official or teacher
  • Reference letter from community member (not related to applicant)
  • Consideration of special circumstances if applicable

Incomplete applications will not be considered. Children of NDTC employees are not eligible.


Applications along with supporting documentation/materials must be uploaded no later than March 1, 2021, for your application to be considered complete.

Any inquiries regarding NDTC’s Scholarship Program may be directed to:
Pat at 662.6439
patm@ndtel.com

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FRS Scholarship program

The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS), in cooperation with NTCA–The Rural Broadband Association, awards $2,500 scholarships to students from rural America for their first year of college or vocational-technical school. All applicants require sponsorship by an NTCA—The Rural Broadband Association member company to be eligible. As your local telecommunications service provider and an NTCA member, NDTC is pleased to sponsor high school seniors in our serving area whose parent(s) or guardian(s) have their full-time primary residence within NDTC exchanges and are currently subscribed to NDTC telecommunication services. If a student is awarded this scholarship, FRS provides $2,000 and NDTC provides a $500 match for a total scholarship award of $2,500.

Applications for the FRS scholarships are available online January 1st each year. More information on these scholarships can be found on the FRS website at www.frs.org/scholarships.

Applications are due March 5, 2021.

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2019 Scholarship Winners

Brian Friedt
Brian Friedt
Harvey High School
Elizabeth Widmer
Elizabeth Widmer
New Rockford-Sheyenne High School
Gavin Miller
Gavin Miller
North Star High School
Jordan Senger
Jordan Senger
Rugby High School
Keaton Nelson
Keaton Nelson
Leeds High School
Madison Wood
Madison Wood
Devils Lake High School
Maria Blessum
Maria Blessum
Rugby High School
Mya Halverson
Mya Halverson
North Star High School
Rachel Avdem
Rachel Avdem
Dakota Prairie High School
Sandra Larson
Sandra Larson
New Rockford-Sheyenne High School


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