Jan. 16, 2017
2017 F&B COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT
F&B Communications is pleased to announce the 2017 College Scholarship
Program for high school seniors continuing their education.
In the fifteenth year of the program, F&B Communications will award
one $500 scholarship to a student in the F&B Communications
service area based on scholastic achievement, citizenship and school
and community activities.
F&B Communications will also partner with the Foundation for
Rural Service and enter all eligible entries into this national
scholarship program which will award several $2,500 scholarships, four special $5,000 FRS Staurulakis Family scholarships, two $1,500 TMS scholarships and one $7,000 Return to Rural America Scholarship.
Any graduating high school senior that lives in a household that
receives services from F&B Communications in the telephone service
areas of Bennett, Calamus, Delmar, Lowden or Wheatland is eligible.
To apply, students should complete an application, which is available
online at http://www.fbc-tele.com/scholarship/
or at the F&B Communications office in Wheatland.
application and accompanying materials should be postmarked or delivered
to F&B Communications by Feb. 21, 2017.
The application includes a brief essay on one of three topics and
an educator’s statement form. Students must also submit one
letter of recommendation from a local community leader and a copy
of his/her grade transcripts.
F&B Communications is the premiere local telecommunications provider offering telephone, long distance, digital video, high-speed fiber and DSL Internet, satellite Internet, wireless PCS and home security services to customers in the Bennett, Calamus, Delmar, Lowden and Wheatland exchanges and surrounding areas. The company also provides computer sales and service through their Technology Solutions retail store.
To learn more about F&B Communications, visit http://www.fbc-tele.com.
For more information, contact:
Aaron Horman, Assistant General