WESTconsin Credit Union is offering up to 13 $1,000 scholarships to graduating high school seniors from the Class of 2018 as part of the credit union’s Scholarship Program. The goal is to award one scholarship in each community served by a WESTconsin office, including Menomonie, Chippewa Falls, Spring Valley and Barron. Scholarship recipients will be announced end of May 2018.

Online applications are accessible from WESTconsin’s website, westconsincu.org, and full instructions are provided. Applications will be accepted through midnight on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018.

All application materials must be submitted online. Students need to have been a primary account holder with WESTconsin Credit Union as of April 30, 2017 to be eligible. (Current high school juniors need to become a primary account holder with WESTconsin as of April 30, 2018 to be eligible for next year’s program.)

Visit $MART Financial Literacy at westconsincu.org for more info, or contact Jen Ekblad at scholarship@westconsincu.org or call (715) 235-3403, ext. 7771.


Dunn County News editor

Barbara Lyon is the editor of The Dunn County News in Menomonie, WI.

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