Building Trades Credit Union

BTCU Awards Educational Scholarships to Members

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6/23/14 by Andrea Ferkingstad, Vice President - Marketing

MAPLE GROVE, Minn., June 23, 2014 – Building Trades Credit Union today announced its 25 educational scholarship recipients.

BTCU awarded five $1,000 scholarships to the following members:
> Gina Daugherty, Andover, MN 
> Kaitlyn Motschenbacher, Coon Rapids, MN
> Carter Peterson, Wyoming, MN
> Bruce Tyler, Lino Lakes, MN
> Natalie Uecker, New Hope, MN

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

Heat & Frost Insulators and Allied Workers Local 34
Michael Higgins
Malery Thompson
Ryan Verkennis

Plumbers & Gasfitters Local 34
Frank Saunby
Erin Swetland

Plumbers Local 15
Chad Bourdaghs
Alex Breuer
John Creighton
Matthew Feemster
Taylor Krauth
Nicholas Schrecler
Michael Steckling
Jason Tennaut
Glaziers & Glassworkers Local 1324
Whittley Cordero
Ashley Dostal
Andrew Goth
Andrew Grecula
Klinton Johnson
Zena Reta
Steven Sherrard

To be eligible for a 2015 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 12, 2015.

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.