Scholarships

OBJECTIVE

slider-thumb6The objective of the ANMTA Scholarship Fund is to assist those individuals who desire to further their education and who desire to acquire the knowledge and skills to be better prepared to participate in the future employment marketplace. It is intended that the ANMTA scholarships encourage individuals to demonstrate responsibility and scholastic achievement in obtaining their undergraduate work. Each year, the Arizona New Mexico Telecommunications Associatiion Board of Directors determines the level and quantity of the scholarships.

ELIGIBILITY

  • An employee or immediate family of an employee of an ANMTA Member or Associate Member in good standing may apply.
  • Applicants should be in the graduating class of an accredited high school or have graduated from an accredited high school.
  • Applicants should desire to enter a college, university, or trade school. This could include continuing education in undergraduate studies. This scholarship is for undergraduate work only.
  • ANMTA scholarship recipients from previous years will be eligible to re-apply and will be considered along with other applicants.
  • To receive the first half of the scholarship for the fall semester, the student must furnish proof of enrollment.
  • Once this has been received from the college, trade school or university, the check will be issued to the student.
  • Proof of enrollment and a copy of the student’s grades are required before the second check will be issued for the balance of the scholarship.

SELECTION

Selections for the Scholarship Awards each year will be based on these criteria:

  • Grades in secondary school and/or continuing college grades.
  • Scholastic honors, high school and/or college activities.
  • Community and other activities.
  • Leadership and character qualities.
  • Typed essay, as described below (to be attached with application).

PROCEDURES

Please submit your ANMTA scholarship application to the person/address below (and do not forget to include/attach a digital photograph).

Kristi Lee
Valley TeleCom Group
PO Box 970
Willcox, AZ 85644
Phone: 520-384-8902

 

The following documents must be postmarked by MARCH 15.

  • Completed and signed ANMTA Scholarship Application.
  • Applicant’s photograph.
  • A copy of the applicant’s current transcript with cumulative grade point average or equivalent college or trade school transcript.
  • A personal recommendation of the applicant by the principal and/or teacher of the school from which the applicant has attended.
  • A letter of recommendation from an official, civic, or religious leader of the community in which
    the applicant resides, or from an employer.
  • A one page typed essay on one of the following subjects:

  • Describe the community in which you live or grew up in, and indicate how it has influenced the person you are.

  • What industry or opportunity would entice you to return to a rural community after completing your education, and why?

Application

Print the form below, fill out the application, attach additional required information and mail it to the address listed on the form. In lieu of attaching a photo, you may email a digital photo HERE

ANMTA Scholarship Application

The ANMTA Board of Directors is proud to announce the recipients of ANMTAs 2017 one thousand dollar ($1,000) Scholarship awards!

  • Bridger Anderson
  • Hannah Cabeldue
  • Shannon Choate
  • Austin Judd
  • Andrew Judd
  • Samantha Meza
  • Makayla Moberly
  • KyLee Rice
  • Rayelle Rivale
  • Kordell Tindle
  • Jake Webster
  • K'Leigh White
  •    

    Congratulations!

We are proud to announce the recipients of our 2016 Scholarship awards!

  • Hannah Cabeldue
  • Shannon Choate
  • Rachel Evangelisto
  • Shania Gililland
  • Austin Judd
  • Samantha Meza
  • Rayella Rivale’
  • Zane Webster                                         Congratulations!

Congratulations to our 2015 scholarship winners!

  • Anna Crosswhite
  • Kylee Lattomus
  • Kaelon Lattomus
  • Tessa Nall
  • Jacob Servaty
  • Zane Webster

Congratulations to our 2014 scholarship winners!

  • Leslie Jordan Bohm – Yucca Telcom
  • Thomas Milton Fletcher – Golden West Technologies
  • Larae Lynn Harguess – Valley TeleCom Group
  • Lisa Christine Jerden – Western New Mexico Telephone Company
  • Jordan P. Johnston – Penasco Valley Telecommunications
  • Kylee Ann Lattomus – Metaswitch Networks
  • Nina C. Marcello – Metaswitch Networks
  • Tessa Belle Nall – Yucca Telecom
  • Elizabeth Ann Seidl – NECA
  • Jacob James Servaty – Golden West Technologies
  • Karson Brooke Stands – Electricom
  • Zane Evin Webster – Valley TeleCom Group