Scholarship Foundation

The Oregon Telecommunications Association Scholarship Foundation was established to offer scholarships to employees and immediate families of OTA members to further education in colleges, universities and trade schools.

In addition, the Foundation is proud to offer the Diana Coleman Memorial Scholarship to honor a long-time board member, supporter and friend of the Foundation. This additional scholarship will be awarded from the overall applications submitted.


OTA is proud to announce the recipients of 2017 OTA Scholarship Awards:

Ellen Barry  /  Pioneer Telephone Cooperative
Sarah Cooley  /  Eagle Telephone System, Inc.
Zachariah Cooley  /  Eagle Telephone System, Inc.
Rachel Doran  /  North Sky Communications
Shane Hoefer  /  Stayton Cooperative Telephone Company
Kendall John  /  GVNW Consulting, Inc.
Ryan McAra  /  Frontier Communications
Taylor Mottern  /  DirectLink
Andrew Post  /  Frontier Communications
Paige Rickman  /  Consolidated Business Services
Sarah Tantare  /  Frontier Communications



Scholarship Application packets for the 2018 – 2019 school year will be available on January 31, 2018.