ACA International Education Foundation Announces 2012 Scholarship Winners
MINNEAPOLIS, July 25, 2012 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ACA International Education Foundation today announces the 2012 winners of the Loomer-Mortenson Scholarship, which is awarded to three post-secondary bound students.
First place winner Shea Nolan of Suwanee, Ga. will receive $3,000 to be used for her studies. Second place winner Emily Warnes of Battle Ground, Wash. will receive $1,000. Third place winner Austin Kemper of Jefferson City, Mo. will receive $1,000.
"ACA International Education Foundation is pleased to recognize the accomplishments of the 2012 Loomer-Mortenson Scholarship recipients and help support their academic pursuits," said Chairman Chris Wunder.
Honoring the memories of Robert E. Loomer and Irvin "Dempsey" Mortenson, the Loomer-Mortenson Scholarship is available annually to employees of the credit and collections industry and members of their family. This year's winners were selected from a pool of more than 20 applicants based on several criteria, including an essay about consumer financial literacy.
Founded in 1995, ACA International Foundation is a 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization focused on promoting consumer financial literacy. It is the philanthropic arm of ACA International, the association of credit and collection professionals. In addition to the Loomer-Mortenson Scholarship, the Foundation created and promotes www.askdoctordebt.org, a valuable resource for consumers on debt collection and their rights.
For more information on the Foundation and Loomer-Mortenson Scholarship, please visit www.acainternational.org/foundation.
Contact: Mark Schiffman (952) 259-2124
SOURCE ACA International
More by this Source
ACA International Releases Analysis Of CFPB Consumer Complaints On Debt Collection
Mar 06, 2014, 09:35 ET
ACA International Submits Comments On CFPB Advanced Notice Of Proposed Rules
Mar 03, 2014, 09:00 ET
National Consumer Protection Week Is A Reminder Of Important Rights In Debt Collection
Feb 28, 2014, 12:47 ET
Browse our custom packages or build your own to meet your unique communications needs.
Learn about PR Newswire services
Request more information about PR Newswire products and services or call us at (888) 776-0942.