Premier Members awards a total of $21,000 to support youth pursuing higher education
Boulder, Colo. (May 12, 2016) – For ten high school youth perusing higher education, paying for their education just got a little easier. Premier Members Credit Union recognized Undra Turmandakh, Breanna Clayton, Daniel Gutierrez, Gabriella Bell, Isabel Waterbury, Katie Sanko, Monica Mah, Nancy Kissinger, Unique Gonzales and Will Smith as the 2016 recipients of the Premier Scholarship. Recipients were selected based on grade point average, personal and academic achievements, financial need and more.
“We are honored to reward these accomplished students with the scholarship,” said Rick Allen, Premier Members’ President and Chief Executive Officer. “We are excited to support this year’s deserving recipients with their higher education.”
Premier Members Credit Union rewards more than $20,000 annually to high school seniors pursuing higher education as part of their Premier Scholarship Program. Applications for the Premier Scholarship are accepted January 1st thru May 1 each year.
About Premier Members: Premier Members Credit Union is an eco-conscious, not-for-profit credit union dedicated to providing financial solutions to individuals and businesses in Boulder, Colo., and the Denver metro area. With more than 65,000 members, approximately $875 million in assets and 17 full-service branch locations including 4 student branch locations in area high schools, Premier Members has grown to become a leader in the credit-union industry. Premier Members takes pride in giving back to the communities they serve, supporting a wide variety of activities and fund-raising events for charitable organizations including United Way, Junior Achievement, Realities for Children of Boulder County and many more. To learn more, visit pmcu.org.
Andrea Balazs, Community & PR Coordinator
Premier Members Credit Union, 303.657.7304