Alberta Central supports the educational pursuits of the children of Alberta Central, CUPS, Celero, and Alberta credit union employees and directors through its annual scholarship program.
Twenty-five strong applications were received in 2019 and evaluated on specific requirements, including a written essay and a letter of endorsement. In total, nine scholarships were awarded to recipients who met the identified requirements across three categories: Internal Scholarships, the Graham Wetter Future Leader Scholarship and the Penny Reeves Memorial Scholarship.
We are pleased to announce the recipients of the 2019 scholarships. Please join us in congratulating these outstanding young adults!
Children of Alberta Central and Celero entering any year of post-secondary education were eligible to apply for a $2,000 scholarship. Congratulations to the recipient, Morgan Pearce!
Graham Wetter Future Leader Scholarship
Children of credit union employees and directors entering any year of post-secondary education were eligible to apply for one of four $2,000 scholarships. Congratulations to the recipients: Deric Park, Milan Regmi, Talia Ehalt and Andie Marchand!
Penny Reeves Memorial Scholarship
Alberta Central dedicated a sponsorship to Penny Reeves, one of our former employees, offered to Alberta Central, CUPS and Alberta credit union employees’ or directors’ children to cover registration and transportation costs for the Alberta Community and Co-operative Association (ACCA) youth leadership program. Congratulations to the recipients: Kameryn Viger, Mayaa Deol, Megan Hanson and Phuntsok Yehshopa.