June 4, 2021
$3,000.00 2021 Aureon Scholarship Recipient
DES MOINES, IA, June 4, 2021 – Aureon has announced the recipients of its 2021 Scholarship Program totaling $10,000. Six deserving high school students from across the state were selected to receive varying scholarship amounts for demonstrating excellence in the classroom and their community.
The Aureon Scholarship Program is proud to support outstanding students who plan to pursue careers in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM). Aureon has awarded over $100,000 in total scholarship funds since being established in 2003. Scholarship funds are allocated to students in rural Iowa communities, supported by the Iowa Independent Telecommunications Companies, like Alpine Communications.
“Aureon is proud to award scholarships to these outstanding students from across the state,” said Scott Behn, CEO of Aureon. “We are honored to partner with our ITCs to continue this tradition of providing financial assistance to the next generation of Iowans who will continue to grow our industry through the pursuit of a STEM-related education. Aureon congratulates these recipients on a job well done, and we wish them the best of luck in their college endeavors.”
“Alpine Communications is excited to partner with Aureon to make the scholarship available to Hazen Loan of Elkader,” said Chris Hopp, general manager. “We wish Hazen all the best in his academic endeavors at Iowa State University.”
The recipients of the 2021 Aureon Scholarship Program are as follows:
- Hazen Loan from Elkader, Iowa is receiving a $3,000 Aureon Scholarship. Hazen plans to attend Iowa State University.
- Dallas Wittenburg from Readlyn, Iowa is receiving a $2,000 Aureon Scholarship. Dallas plans to attend Des Moines Area Community College.
- Bailey Goodman from Akron, Iowa is receiving a $2,000 Aureon Scholarship. Bailey plans to attend the University of Iowa.
- Macy Schanbacher from Atkins, Iowa is receiving a $1,000 Aureon Scholarship. Macy plans to attend Iowa State University.
- Amber Swart from Kalona, Iowa is receiving a $1,000 Aureon Scholarship. Amber plans to attend the University of Iowa.
- Shekynah Haworth from Panora, Iowa is receiving a $1,000 Aureon Scholarship. Shekynah plans to attend the University of Northern Iowa.
At Aureon, we offer reliable business solutions so our clients can focus on their day-to-day operations. For more than 30 years, connectivity has driven our business and has been woven into the network of solutions we offer customers. From technology to consulting to contact center operations, we develop creative and customized solutions based on our knowledge and understanding of our clients. When you connect with Aureon, you connect with solutions. For more information, visit Aureon.com.
About Alpine Communications
Alpine Communications believes connected communities become thriving communities. Located in Northeast Iowa, Alpine is the local telephone company that became a 21st century communications provider. We provide internet, television, cellular, security … and telephone too! We promise personal, timely, reliable service from people who live here. When you choose us, we all thrive. Connect with Alpine Communications at www.alpinecom.net.