Minnesota Telecom Alliance Foundation Scholarships

The MTA Foundation will award six general scholarships and one Jon Tollefson Technology Scholarship to high school seniors graduating in 2024. The two types of scholarships available this year are:

Visit the MTA Foundation Scholarship to complete the application. Once completed, the application must be printed and submitted to WCTA by February 16, 2024.

FRS College Scholarship Program

The FRS College Scholarship program provides $2,000 and the sponsoring NTCA member company provides $500 for a total of $2,500. In additional to the FRS general scholarships, FRS has the following named scholarships*

*Submitting one application is sufficient for eligibility of all available scholarships. Scholarships are completed online and must be submitted no later than February 16, 2024.  For applications and guidelines, see your high school guidance counselor or visit https://www.frs.org/programs/youth-programs/scholarships.

WCTA Scholarship Program

High school seniors whose parents are cooperative members are encouraged to apply for one of eight scholarships in the amount of $1,000 each. The application deadline is March 29, 2024. Our cooperative status allows us to fund our scholarship program in part through unclaimed capital credits.  Click here for scholarship application

2nd Year or Beyond Scholarship

Current college students are urged to apply for a $1,000 scholarship through the 2nd Year or Beyond Scholarship. Students who graduated from high school and are from any one of the five districts of WCTA currently attending 2nd year or beyond higher education are eligible. Past scholarship winners are also eligible. The application deadline is May 31, 2024.  Click here for scholarship application