Chariton Valley Scholarship

2023 Scholarship Applications are Open

Chariton Valley and FRS are excited to announce that applications for the 2023 FRS Scholarships and the James L. Bass Legal Scholarship are now open!

Chariton Valley annually awards scholarships to exceptional students for their first year of college or vocational school. We have awarded nearly $80,000 dollars in scholarships since its inception. Chariton Valley is committed to strengthening our rural communities, building lasting relationships and helping promising students pursue their dreams. Eligibility requirements and the online application can be found at Please note it is a requirement that the students’ parents or guardians be a Chariton Valley phone, internet or cable customer.

Students who complete this application are eligible for the Chariton Valley’s local $500 scholarships, as well as several Foundation for Rural Service national scholarships ranging from $1500-$7000. Students who express interest to return to the rural community upon graduation are especially encouraged to apply. A complete eligibility requirements list can be found on the application.

The deadline to accept applications for this scholarship is Wed Feb 08, 2023. Avoid the last minute rush and get started now.

Congratulations to the 2022 Chariton Valley Telephone Cooperative Scholarship Recipients!

Davian Gall

Macon Co R-IV

Davian is the son of Kevin and Regina Gall and plans to attend University of Missouri in Columbia and major in Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences with an Emphasis in Nuclear Medicine.


Gabriel Haines


Gabriel is the son of Jason and Jamie Lynn Haines and plans to attend University of Missouri in Columbia to study Electrical Engineering.

Haley Herington


Haley is the daughter of Carl and Jody Herington and plans to attend William Woods University and major in Equestrian General Studies.

Drake Heussner


Drake is the son of Clinton and Kristy Heussner and plans to attend North Central Missouri College and major in education.

Congratulations to the 2022 Chariton Valley Communications Scholarship Recipient!

Chloee Dorrell


Chloee is the daughter of Michael and Velvet Dorrell. She plans to attend the University of Missouri in Columbia in the fall of 2022.  Her undergraduate major will be at the School of Health Professions where she will obtain a Pre-Professional Physical Therapy degree and then pursue a doctorate in Physical Therapy with an emphasis in Pediatric Physical Therapy. .