Graduating Seniors Receive Scholarships from Direct Communications
Four graduating seniors of Rockland High School in rural Rockland Idaho each received $500 scholarships from local fiber optic broadband provider, Direct Communications, this May.
The scholarship recipients were:
Direct Communications General Manager, Jeremy Smith, said he felt awarding college scholarships was the right thing to do, and a good way to help young people from the community get a good start in their adult life. Besides awarding scholarships, Direct Communications supports local schools by sponsoring school athletics, recognizing and rewarding academic achievement, and providing fiber optic cable connections to 8 rural school districts in southeast Idaho.