Mid-Rivers Communications is offering $46,000 in scholarship funds for Eastern and Central Montana students.
Mid-Rivers Higher Education Scholarship- Twenty-Five (25)$1,000 scholarships will be awarded to students attending a four-year educational institution or a technical school, available to both graduating high school seniors and current college students who are continuing their undergraduate studies. One (1) major award of $5,000may be awardedat Mid-Rivers’ discretion to an applicant with outstanding scores in the selection criteria and/or an interest in completing an internship with the Cooperative.
· Dawson Community College/Miles Community College Scholarship–In support of local educational institutions, up to six (6) $1,500 scholarships will be awarded to students attending Dawson Community College (DCC) or Miles Community College (MCC).
· Mid-Rivers Annual Meeting Drawing– Fourteen (14) $500 scholarships will be awarded through a drawing of eligible students in attendance at the 2021 Mid-Rivers Annual Meeting scheduled for May 25, 2021, at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds in Miles City, MT. To qualify, students must attend the meeting with a parent or guardian who is a member of the cooperative, register at the meeting, provide proof of full-time college enrollment for the Fall of 2021, and participate in simple interactive tasks that will be assigned at the Annual Meeting. Students must be present at the time of the drawing to win.
Applications must be completed online and are now available at www.midrivers.com. Applicants may only apply in one scholarship category and each student may only be awarded one scholarship. Applicants unsuccessful in the competitive scholarships are eligible and encouraged to enter the drawing for scholarships at the Annual Meeting.
The completed form(s) and all required attachments must be submitted online by Thursday,April 15, 2021, at 5:00 PM Mountain Time. Only complete applications will be considered. For complete guidelines and online application form, please visit www.midrivers.com/2021-scholarships/.