The awards recognize BECU members and the nonprofits they support.
The scholarship program was created in the memory of Wally C. Ohlfs, the founding manager of Red Canoe Credit Union.
$7,500 awarded to five high school seniors.
The Washington Foundation offers up to $1,500 a year to credit union staff and volunteers for professional development.
This year, Unitus has awarded 11 scholarships to graduating high school, undergraduate and graduate students. Each winner will receive $1,000 toward his or her tuition for the 2011-2012 academic year.
Donâ€™t miss the opportunity to apply for a 2010 Professional Development Scholarship through the Washingotn Credit Union Foundation. The deadline is Friday, October 8th.