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NRTC is democratically controlled by is members.
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Discover the benefits of a national cooperative serving the information technology and telecom needs of rural electric and telephone utilities. As an NRTC member, you will join more than 1,500 other rural utilities that have a stake in the development of products and services that can help you grow your business, get closer to your customers and build revenues. 

Representing the interests of all our members, our Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from the national rural electric and telephone industries, the CEO of the National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA), and the Governor and the CEO of the National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation (CFC).

Capital Credit Rights

All members and affiliates are eligible for payment of capital credit refunds based on the volume of business each patron conducts with NRTC during the fiscal year. 

Membership Classes

A variety of classes of membership are available–from organizations organized as cooperatives (electric or telecommunications), to privately-held entities, municipalities and tribal organizations.

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