The Aureon Network Services Scholarship Program is available to students pursuing a STEM-related course of study and those residing in the service area of an Iowa Independent Telecommunications Company. The Aureon Network Services Scholarship Program will award $10,000 in funds as follows:

  • One $3,000 Scholarship
  • Two $2,000 Scholarships
  • Three $1,000 Scholarships

Eligibility

Please comply with the following eligibility guidelines and application instructions.

  • A resident of Iowa and live in the service area of an Iowa Independent Telecommunications Company.
  • Iowa high school junior or graduating senior in the 2017-2018 school year. 
  • A citizen or permanent resident of the United States or one of its official territories.
  • Accepted by an Iowa-based, accredited four-year college or university, community college, or vocational-technical school and be pursuing a STEM-related course of study.
  • Have a minimum 3.33 GPA. A copy of a recent transcript may be requested.
  • Relatives of those employed by an Iowa Independent Telecommunications Company or Aureon are not eligible.

The deadline is midnight March 1, 2018.

APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS


 Complete a scholarship application in full, including the following:

  • A short essay describing why you are pursuing a STEM-related field (1,000 characters or less).
  • A summary of your high school and community service activities, including leadership roles (500 characters or less).

To be considered a candidate for the Aureon Network Services Scholarship, please complete and submit the application by no later than midnight March 1, 2018. An independent, closed scholarship committee reviews all applications. 

Scholarship awards will be announced after all submissions have been reviewed. Winners will be notified by phone, email, or letter.

Questions regarding the Aureon Network Services Scholarship Program should be sent to giving@aureon.com

Aureon
7760 Office Plaza Dr. S
West Des Moines, IA 50266