WEOKIE Foundation awards $50,000 in college scholarships

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK (April 4, 2024)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 496 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 Federal Credit Union

WEOKIE Federal Credit Union empowers over 63,000 member-owners to make wise financial decisions, enabling them to keep more of their hard-earned money. Anyone that lives, works, worships, or attends school in the Oklahoma City metro area is eligible to become a member. WEOKIE Federal Credit Union cooperatively pools its members' financial resources to help fellow Oklahomans. WEOKIE is a full-service financial institution with 13 metro locations that offer a full array of unique member-centric financial products and services.


Sarah Flanagan

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