Building Trades Credit Union

BTCU Awards Educational Scholarships to Members

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6/21/13 by Andrea Ferkingstad, Vice President - Marketing

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., June 21, 2013 – Building Trades Credit Union today announced its 25 educational scholarship recipients.

BTCU awarded five $1,000 scholarships to the following members:
> Tyler Bruce - Lino Lakes, MN
> Stephanie Bell - White Bear Lake, MN
> Becky Dammann - River Falls, WI
> Ryan Hinze - West St. Paul, MN
> John Klinkhammer - Inver Grove Heights, MN

BTCU also awarded 20 $250 scholarships to the following members enrolled in a union apprentice training program:

Ironworkers Local 512
> Robert Berg
> Matthew Mangum
> Stephans Wilburn

Heat & Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 34
> Michael Higgins
> James Hinze
> Jesse Smoczyk
> Malery Thompson

Finishing Trades
> Matthew Barland
> William Esnough
> Andrew Goth
> Wesley Lewis
> Jaryn Miller
> Dominick Navarro
> Vitaliy Rubel
> Jeremiah Trutwin
> Micah Weimer

Plumbers Local 15
> Benjamin Burke
> John Burrage Jr.
> Craig Moyer
> Jeff Thalhuber

To be eligible for a 2014 BTCU Educational Scholarship, each applicant must: 1) have an individual savings account and be a member in good standing at BTCU, 2) have a high school diploma or G.E.D., and 3) complete, sign and return a BTCU Scholarship Application by June 13, 2014.

A copy of a high school diploma, G.E.D., or current college transcript must be submitted along with the application. Completed applications may be dropped off at any BTCU branch or mailed to: Building Trades Credit Union, Attention: Scholarship Committee, 12080 73rd Avenue North, Maple Grove, MN 55369.