WEOKIE Foundation awards $50,000 in college scholarships

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (March 28, 2023) — The WEOKIE Foundation has awarded 25 Oklahoma graduating high school seniors a combined $50,000 in college scholarships. Each of the 25 recipients will receive a $2,000 scholarship for their continued college education or vocational school. The winners were selected from 441 applications received.

The scholarship winners were selected through an essay-writing contest. Each student submitted an essay reflecting on the career they wish to pursue and share any challenges they might encounter to achieve their ultimate goal. The students expressed how they stepped up to the opportunity and what they learned from the experience. Applications were open to all graduating seniors in Canadian, Cleveland, Grady, Lincoln, Logan, McClain, Oklahoma, and Pottawatomi counties that reside in WEOKIE Federal Credit Union’s field of membership guidelines.

About WEOKIE Foundation

The WEOKIE Foundation is a 501(c)(3) public charity. The Foundation provides a formal avenue of charitable giving for WEOKIE Federal Credit Union and offers safe housing, financial empowerment, emergency relief, and community influence programs to Oklahoma City and surrounding communities. The Foundation is governed by an appointed volunteer Board of Directors. The goal of the Foundation is to promote WEOKIE’s commitment to social responsibility and to educate credit union members and the community so they are able to make better financial choices.


Sarah Flanagan, CCUFC
Manager of the WEOKIE Foundation
WEOKIE Federal Credit Union
405.609.3530 direct  |  405.609.3593 fax  |

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