2021 FRS Scholarship
The Foundation for Rural Service (FRS) offers an annual college scholarship program to help further higher education among rural youth. FRS awards a one-time $2,500 scholarships to students from rural America for their first year of college, university or vocational-technical school. Each student is sponsored by your NTCA member company, Farmers Telecommunications Cooperative. FRS funds $2,000 of each scholarship, and your sponsoring company, FTC, awards the remaining $500. The FRS College Scholarship Program seeks to encourage students to return to their rural communities upon completing their education.
This year, these applications are being accepted online. Students will need to follow these directions for submitting applications.
Students are required to create an NTCA account to submit an application. They will need to select Farmers Telecommunications Cooperative (Rainsville, AL) as their NTCA sponsoring company in the employer field.
These applications must be submitted online before March 5, 2021.