ACA International Education Foundation Announces 2013 Scholarship Winner From Ohio
MINNEAPOLIS, Aug. 2, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- ACA International Education Foundation today announces that Neil David Jones, a graduate of St. Xavier High School in Cincinnati, Ohio, has been awarded a $1,000 Loomer-Mortenson Scholarship to help support his post-secondary education. Jones will be attending University of Notre Dame.
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.
A total of three winners, including Jones, were selected from a national pool of more than 70 applicants based on several criteria including a consumer financial literacy essay. The two other 2013 Loomer-Mortenson recipients are Taylor Lutz of Lancaster, Pa. and Michael Craig of Fort Mitchell, Ky.
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
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