The Credit Union Foundation of the Dakotas (CUFD) announced this week they have awarded twenty Dakota Credit Unions Financial Scholarships. This is the third consecutive year that the CUFD has provided $10,000 in scholarships to high school seniors and current college students who are credit union members.
A panel of eight judges selected the students based upon volunteer experience, school activity involvement and an essay written by the students: “How has your credit union affected both you and your family?” The students plan to use their scholarships to pursue or continue their degrees in higher education.
The $500 individual awards were presented to the following North Dakota and South Dakota students.
The recipients for North Dakota are:
The recipients for South Dakota are: