Derek Engh of Maddock and Tyrel Hegland of Fargo were the proud recipients of the 2012 North Central Chapter of Credit Union’s annual scholarship.
Engh is attending UND studying air traffic control.
Hegland is attending the University of Mary and studying for his MBA
The scholarship is open to employees, employee’s dependants and volunteers of the North Central Chapter of Credit Unions.
The employee or volunteer of the chapter credit union must attend two of the previous year’s chapter meetings which make them eligible to apply.
Both Engh and Hegland submitted a completed application, along with references and essays.
They each received a $250 scholarship to use towards their college education.
The North Central of Credit Unions is made up of North Star Community Credit Union, Community Credit Union, Tolna Coop Federal Credit Union, and Citizens Community Credit Union. These credit unions serve the following communities and surrounding areas: Maddock, Bottineau, Cavalier, Grafton, Rugby, St John, Bisbee, Devils Lake, Ft Totten, Lakota, Larimore, Northwood, Grand Forks, Tolna, New Rockford, Carrington, and Fessenden.
The chapter meets throughout the year as an opportunity for associates to network and receive education to help service the members of the credit unions.