Local students get Catholic United scholarships
Catholic United Financial has awarded scholarships to seven local students.
The young scholars listed below who are headed to college or trade school with one of the scholarship awards includes:
•Sarah Engels of Ivanhoe
•Alyssa Regnier of Lynd
•Taylor Thooft of Lynd
•Ann DeSmet of Minneota
•Diana DeSmet of Minneota
•Emily Buysse of Minneota
•Nicholas Bot of Minneota
Since 1955, Catholic United has supported more than 4,000 of their members with scholarships to help defray the costs of tuition and expenses of post-high school education.
In 2018, the association awarded more than $150,000.
Scholarship recipients range in age from 17 to 44 and will attend college, trade school or a diploma program in the fall of 2018.