The South Central Telephone Association, Inc. Board of Directors and Scholarship Committee are pleased to announce the Scholarship recipients for 2019-2020:

Blake Harnden - Sharon Exchange

Brenner Clark - Burlington Exchange

Bryn Rathgeber - Kiowa Exchange

Caitlin Flackman - Burlington Exchange

Cody Jahay - Hazelton Exchange

Madison England - Sharon Exchange

Morgan Polson - Kiowa Exchange

We will begin accepting applications for the 2020-2021 school year in January 2020. The deadline will be March 2, 2020.


Any high school senior whose parent or legal guardian subscribes to South Central Telephone Association, Inc. local telephone service or the son, daughter or legal dependent of a subscriber and reside in one of the following exchanges: 239, 247, 248, 294, 497, 546, 825, 431 or 474.


The application must include the following items to be considered complete.

  • High School transcripts

  • ACT or SAT scores

  • List of all high school extra-curricular activities

  • Two letters of recommendation – one from your current school administrator and one from anyone else you believe knows you well

  • A brief statement relating how this scholarship would benefit you and why you have chosen your current field of study

  • A wallet size senior picture to be used for publicity purposes

Click here to complete the online application

Award Selection Process

A scholarship committee consisting of the Director who has been named the Scholarship Chairman and a SCTelcom employee will review the applications and select the seven winners. The winners will be announced at the annual meeting in April 2020. Scholarship awards will be issued directly to the college in two payments, one each semester with proof of enrollment.

Completed applications must be received at one of our business offices in Medicine Lodge, Kiowa or Harper on or before 5:00 p.m., March 2nd, 2020. Incomplete or late applications will be disqualified.

Click here to download the hard copy application

Hard copy applications can be emailed, mailed or dropped off at any SCTelcom location.

Email completed application to:

Mail completed application to:
South Central Telephone Association, Inc.
Attn:  Scholarship Committee
P.O. Drawer B
Medicine Lodge, KS 67104