The South Dakota Telecommunications Association (SDTA) has announced that it will award two $1,500 SDTA Memorial Scholarships for the 2015 fall semester.
The SDTA Memorial Scholarships will be awarded to students who have completed at least two semesters of a multi-year program at any of South Dakota’s accredited technical schools or two semesters at any other accredited post-secondary higher education institution in South Dakota.
Applicants that attend a post-secondary higher education institution must be majoring in a program with technical skills or a field of study that is particularly useful for work in the telecommunications or broadband industry. The applicant must be a member/customer or have parents that are members/customers of an SDTA member company.
The deadline to apply for the scholarship is May 31, 2015. Applications are available from any South Dakota post secondary institution student financial aid office, the SDTA office at (605) 224-7629 or firstname.lastname@example.org or any SDTA member company, including Valley Telecommunications. The scholarship can also be completed online at http://sdtaonline.com/resources/sdta-scholarship/.