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Mountain Telephone Scholarship

The Mountain Telephone Scholarship is available to incoming freshman students whose parents or guardians are members of Mountain Telephone. Scholarships are renewable for three years if criteria is met. Recipients will be evaluated each semester for academic progress. 

The criteria for selection will emphasize character, leadership, work ethic, potential and financial need.

Certain relatives of the Board of Trustees, their spouses, the employees of Mountain Telephone, and their spouses, are restricted from applying for this scholarship. The restricted relatives are children, step-children, grandchildren, parents, and siblings.


  • U.S. citizen 
  • Parent/guardian must be a current member of Mountain Telephone
  • Incoming freshman (preference given to those whose primary residence is within the Mountain Telephone service area and will graduate from a public, charter, private or home school within the service area)
  • Cumulative GPA of 2.00 or higher (preference given to GPA of 2.50 - 3.50)
  • Complete the FAFSA
  • Admitted to MSU



Submit a completed application via the online application.



$3,000 annually, renewable as long as academic requirements are met for a total commitment of $12,000. 


Please visit the online scholarship application for annual application deadline.


Office of Enrollment Services