Mediacom Offers $60,000 in Scholarships to H.S. Seniors;Online Applications Now Available for Students in all Mediacom Areas


Mediacom Offers $60,000 in Scholarships to H.S. Seniors; 

Online Applications Now Available for Students in all Mediacom Areas 

• Students Encouraged to Apply by Feb. 15 Deadline 

• Schools sent information to connect students to online applications 

WASECA, MN – DECEMBER 1, 2021 – Mediacom Communications is offering $60,000 in  scholarship support for high school seniors who plan to obtain further education. The scholarship  program is in its 21st consecutive year and Mediacom’s investment will award $1,000 World Class  Scholarships to 60 high school seniors.  

Scholarship recipients are given the flexibility to use the financial awards to support post-secondary  college costs or vocational training from an accredited institution starting in the fall of 2022. Award  selection is based on academic achievement and leadership. 

Applications for Mediacom’s World Class Scholarships are available online: Information recently was sent to all high schools in areas where  Mediacom delivers its high-speed internet services. School officials are asked to encourage seniors to submit applications on or before the February 15, 2022 deadline.  

“Our company makes it a priority to give back to communities in which we do business, and we  believe one of the best ways is to invest in promising young students who will be our future  leaders,” said Mediacom Regional Vice President Bill Jensen.  

Applicants do not have to be Mediacom customers but must live in areas where Mediacom’s  fiber-rich broadband network delivers Gigabit-speed internet service. Recipients will be selected  from the 22 states where Mediacom’s residential customers reside. A complete list of communities  in Mediacom service areas is included with the online application. Inquiries may be sent to 

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About Mediacom  

Mediacom Communications Corporation is the 5th largest cable operator in the United States and  the leading gigabit broadband provider to smaller markets primarily in the Midwest and Southeast.  Through its fiber-rich network, Mediacom provides high-speed data, video and phone services to 1.5  million households and businesses across 22 states. The company delivers scalable broadband  solutions to commercial and public-sector customers of all sizes through Mediacom Business, and  sells advertising and production services under the OnMedia brand. More information about  Mediacom is available at 


Phyllis Peters

Communications Director, Mediacom 515-246-2295 (office) 515-707-7148 (mobile)

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