Range is now accepting applications for their 2020 Scholarship Program. Graduating high school seniors entering their first year of college or trade school are encouraged to apply for one of 20 scholarships worth $2,500. Applicant must be a dependent of a current member of Range, who subscribe to voice and/or broadband service.
Two of the twenty scholarships will be earmarked in memory of two former Board members — Louis Capra and Robert Adams. The Louis Capra Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a student from the Ashland or Broadus exchange. The Robert Adams Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to a student from the Rosebud, Forsyth or Hysham exchange. In addition, one of the twenty scholarships will be earmarked as the Ron Bixby Memorial Scholarship in memory of a former employee. This award will go to a student who is a tribal-enrolled member.
New for 2020, Range will be designating two scholarship that are different than in previous years. The first is a scholarship to a person who is continuing their education in college or trade school and has completed at least 24 credit hours. The second scholarship will be awarded to a high school senior who is planning to attend trade school in the fall.
Applications and corresponding Financial Statement are available from your local high school counselor, by calling Range at 406-347-2226 or 800-927-2643, or by visiting Scholarships under Community Involvement. For a complete list of eligibility requirements, please refer to Scholarships under Community Involvement.
Applications must be submitted to Range, Attn: Scholarship Committee, PO Box 127, Forsyth, MT 59327 and postmarked by no later than March 13, 2020.