GOLDEN, Colo.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--On Tap Credit Union™, a leader in providing consumers in local Colorado communities with innovative financial solutions for more than 60 years, today announced that it will offer three $2,000 college scholarships to local students for the 2017-18 academic year. Two of the scholarships will be awarded to On Tap Credit Union student members who are pursuing or currently engaged in college-level studies. The third scholarship, which does not require On Tap Credit Union membership, will be awarded to a student enrolled in a qualified brewing-related academic program.
“On Tap Credit Union is once again proud to support local students in their pursuit of higher learning through our annual scholarship program,” said Tracie Wilcox, On Tap Credit Union president and chief executive officer. “We’re also excited this year to add a scholarship designated for studies in the brewing industry to further celebrate On Tap Credit Union’s heritage and provide support for future careers in Colorado’s growing brewing community.”
On Tap Credit Union first began offering scholarships in 2008 to local students bound for or actively enrolled in college studies. The credit union’s scholarship recipients consistently demonstrate exceptional academic achievement, as well as an interest in helping improve the quality of life in their communities. To date, the credit union has provided $26,000 in financial support to local students for higher education.
Applications for the On Tap Credit Union 2017-18 academic year scholarships must be submitted online by April 14, 2017. Scholarship winners will be notified by May 1, 2017. Eligibility requirements and other details for submitting a scholarship application are available at www.OnTapCU.org/scholarships.
About On Tap Credit Union
On Tap Credit Union is a full-service cooperative financial institution serving people living and working in Jefferson, Denver, Boulder and Larimer counties. Founded in 1954, the credit union has $220 million in assets and more than 20,000 members, who are also owners of the organization. On Tap Credit Union provides personal consultation and financial products including vehicle, mortgage and home equity loans, credit cards, insurance, savings and investment products, and financial guidance, as well as business services including commercial lending. For more information, please visit www.OnTapCU.org.