Scholarship Program


Massena Telephone will award up to three $500 scholarships, each to a high school senior who lives in a household that subscribes to MTC service, and plans to attend a college, university, trade school, or certificate program in the fall.  This is a one-time scholarship, and it will be paid upon completion of the first term of the applicant’s program.



How to apply:

  • Complete the scholarship application–Click Here to download the PDF application
  • Write an essay explaining your plan of study, how you plan to use your training after graduation, how you came to choose that path, and why you are excited to train and work in the field.
  • Submit two letters of recommendation, one professional and one personal.
  • Applications should be postmarked by April 1, submitted by US mail to:
    Massena Telephone Scholarship Selection Committee
    PO Box 36
    Massena, IA 50853



Selection Criteria (in no particular order):

  • Applicant’s passion about their chosen path of training, based on applicant’s essay.
  • Grammar, spelling, and format of essay
  • Applicant’s Community Service
  • Applicant’s Grade Point average
  • Priority may be given to students going into STEM, Data, and Telecom fields.
  • Letters of recommendation
  • This scholarship is not based on financial need.
The selection committee will coordinate with the recipients’ schools to announce the recipients at baccalaureate/awards night if practical.
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