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MESA Program Looks to Grow in NW, Helping Students Lighten Debt Load

MESA—or matched education savings accounts—allow credit unions to bridge the gap between students and educational opportunity.

Set the Stage for Career Growth; WCMS Scholarship Available

A three-year scholarship is available for a Northwest credit union employee to attend the prestigious Western CUNA Management School. The combination of on campus and in-credit union curriculum is considered to be among the nation’s highest level educational opportunities for credit union professionals.

Does Your Credit Union’s Lending Department Need a ‘Business-Model Expert?’

The Business Lending School has opened enrollment for an intense six-month training course offering immersion-level training in both a classroom and credit union setting. “When it comes to business lending,” said instructor Robert Hogan, “if attending business-lender training prevents one commercial loan from going bad, they would have paid for training for the entire credit union.”

WCUF Now Accepting Cycle 1 Scholarship Applications

The Washington Credit Union Foundation is now accepting Cycle 1 applications for all events occurring from April 1 through December 31, 2011.

WCUF Cycle 3 Grants & Scholarships Deadline Extended

Don’t miss the opportunity to apply for a 2010 Professional Development Scholarship through the Foundation program. The deadline for application has now been extended to Dec. 1.