The South Central Telephone Association, Inc. Board of Directors and Scholarship Committee are pleased to announce the Scholarship recipients for  2016-2017:

Trenton Jahay - Hazelton, Kansas
Alexandria Rausch - Sharon, Kansas
Sarah Garvie - Burlington, Oklahoma
Logan Kalmar - Turon, Kansas
Lexi Jo Clark - Amorita/Byron, Oklahoma
Carolina Espinosa - Turon, Kansas
Allyson Stewart - Kiowa, Kansas

We will begin accepting applications for the 2017-2018 school year in January 2017. The deadline will be March 1, 2017. The applicants must be a subscriber of South Central Telephone Association, Inc. or the son, daughter or legal dependent of a subscriber.


Any high school senior whose parent or legal guardian subscribes to South Central Telephone Association, Inc. local telephone service is eligible to apply.


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

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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 on April 2017. 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 the business office in Medicine Lodge, Kansas, on or before 5:00 p.m., March 1st, 2017. Applications sent via facsimile or e-mail will not be accepted. Incomplete or late applications will be disqualified.

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