In 2000, River Valley Telecommunications Cooperative of Graettinger and Ruthven established the River Valley Telecommunications Cooperative Scholarship at Iowa Lakes Community College. Requirements include graduating senior planning to enroll full-time at Iowa Lakes; have a Graettinger, Ruthven or Wallingford telephone exchange prefix; and, a minimum cumulative 2.5 GPA. Awards are $800 and must be used for tuition, books or fees.
The 2012-13 recipients are Tiffany Harris of Graettinger and Miranda McGrauth of Ruthven.
To establish a scholarship contact the Iowa Lakes Community College Institutional Advancement/ Foundations Office at 712-362-0491 or 800-242-5106 ext. 4491. To apply for scholarships visit www.iowalakes.edu.