Jean B. Kolodzik Memorial Scholarship
We are pleased to announce Winnebago Community Credit Union will once again award the Jean B. Kolodzik Memorial Scholarship to a high school senior graduating in the spring of 2021. Jean worked at WCCU for 33 years and embodied the people-helping-people commitment at the root of our financial cooperative.
The recipient will be determined by the WCCU Board of Directors from schools in the surrounding area and receive a one-year $1,500 scholarship. Here are the criteria to qualify:
- Applicant or parent must be a Winnebago Community CU member
- Applicant must attend a college or technical college
- Applicant must have two letters of reference (75 words or less) – one from a teacher and one from a counselor
- Applicant must complete the essay question (300 words or less) in the application packet
The scholarship award will be given to the winning student upon presentation of first semester grades . The student must maintain a 2.0 or better grade point average to be eligible.