Deadline Extended for CO-OP Financial Services Scholarships to CUNA’s Community Credit Union & Growth Conference

Mark Wolff – CUNA Communications; (202) 508-6764;
Amy Nigrelli – CUNA Marketing; (608) 231-4246;

MADISON, Wis. (August 24, 2011) – The deadline to apply for a 2011 Community Credit Union & Growth Conference scholarship has been extended to September 9, 2011.  Up to 30 scholarships to the event will be co-sponsored by Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and CO-OP Financial Services.

To be held October 24-27, in San Francisco, the conference will focus on how to turn growth-generating ideas into action plans.  To access the conference website, including the simplified scholarship form and scholarship criteria, please visit  To apply for a scholarship, please click here.

Applications are due Friday, September 9, 2011.  Recipients will be contacted by Thursday, September 15, 2011.


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With its network of affiliated state credit union leagues, Credit Union National Association (CUNA) serves 90 percent of America’s 7,700 credit unions, which are owned by more than 90 million consumer members. Credit unions are not-for-profit cooperatives providing affordable financial services to people from all walks of life. For more information, visit

About CO-OP Financial Services
Based in Rancho Cucamonga, Calif., CO-OP Financial Services is the industry leader in access and convenience products for credit unions. Nearing 30 years of credit union service, CO-OP connects credit union members to their accounts through network, payment processing, e-commerce, shared branching and call center services. With more than 3,000 credit union members, 30 million cardholders, 28,000 surcharge-free ATMs, 4,200 shared branch locations and more than two billion annual transactions, CO-OP Financial Services is the nation’s largest credit union service organization, offering the tools, counsel and leadership to help credit unions prosper. To learn more, visit Follow CO-OP on Twitter at: and keep up with industry issues via the CO-OP Insight Vault blog at:

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