2024 Alliance Communications Scholarship Application
Alliance Communications will award nineteen $1,000 scholarships to graduating seniors from each of the following school districts: Alcester-Hudson, Baltic, Brandon Valley, Garretson, Hills-Beaver Creek, Howard, Oldham-Ramona, Tri-Valley, and West Lyon.
Students who attend a school not listed, but are Alliance customers, are eligible to apply for the school district respective to their service area. Also, up to three additional $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to a student pursuing a degree in the telecommunications field.
The applicant’s household must be current customers of Alliance Communications, and the applicant must plan to be a full-time student in the fall.
The selection committee will be comprised of Alliance Communications staff and board members. The committee will judge the applicants based on GPA, test scores, letters of recommendation, community involvement, honors and awards, extracurricular activities, employment history, and an essay.
Applications must be fully completed and submitted online to an Alliance Communications business office by March 1, 2024. Please include the following items with your submission:
- Completed application.
- Two letters of recommendation. One letter must be from a teacher or school staff member.
- A typed short essay (maximum 1 page in length) on one of these topics: Who has had the biggest impact on your life? What technological change has most affected you or your family? What is the best part of your community?
- ACT or SAT test scores
Recipients will be announced at the respective graduation exercises or awards banquet as well as recognized in the Alliance Communications newsletter.
The $1,000 check will be payable to the student and the institution attended for the second semester fees.
If you have any questions regarding the application process, please contact Paul VanDeBerg at 605-594-8250 or 877-279-8280