Minnesota Telecom Alliance Foundation Scholarship Application

  1. One $2,000 Jon Tollefson Technology Scholarship: To be eligible, applicants must be majoring in either Telecommunications or Information Technology (IT) at a university, college, or technical college and be a Minnesota resident.
  2. One of six $2,000 General Scholarships: To be eligible, applicants must be attending post-secondary education at a university, college, or technical college, be a Minnesota resident, and the applicant’s family must subscribe to at least one service from an MTA member company.

NTCA College Scholarship Opportunities

• Four $5,000 Staurulakis Family Scholarships (Preference is given to students majoring
in math, science, engineering or medicine.)
• One $7,000 Everett Kneece Scholarship
• One $5,000 Herbert and Isabel Bitz Memorial Scholarship
• $2,000 scholarship from FRS, with a $500 match from Runestone Telecom (Scholarships will be awarded per geographic region of the NTCA membership and one sponsored NTCA Associate member. The awards are distributed proportionate to the number of applications
received per region.)

High Speed Internet

Available in the towns and rural areas of Barrett, Cyrus, Donnelly, Elbow Lake, Hoffman, Holmes City, Kensington, Lowry, Norcross, Tintah and Wendell.

Cable Television

Cable TV Service is available in the following towns: Barrett, Cyrus, Donnelly, Elbow Lake, Hoffman, Kensington, Lowry, Norcross, Tintah, and Wendell. Service is available to customers in the city limits of our service area as well as to any rural customer with fiber optic cable to their home.

Telephone Services

We provide phone service in west central Minnesota to the areas of Barrett, Cyrus, Donnelly, Elbow Lake, Hoffman, Kensington, Lowry, Norcross, Tintah and Wendell.

Business Services

Providing a professional experience when your customers call is critical. It can be the difference between winning or losing business. So no matter how small your business, you should have access to the same features and professional functionality of a big company. With hosted voice, Runestone Telecom delivers you a best-in-class phone system with all the bells and whistles of a big company phone system at an incredibly attractive price. Advanced features and easy administration via a web portal makes hosted PBX the last phone system you’ll ever need to buy.

Welcome to Runestone Telecom Association

Runestone Telecom Association is located in Hoffman, Minnesota. We provide high speed Internet, cable TV, local phone service and long distance service to people living in west central Minnesota.

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