Western State Bank Awards Local Students with Scholarships
West Fargo, ND -- Western State Bank recently awarded two students $250 savings scholarships as part of their scholastic recognition program, Western Pays for A's. The scholastic recognition program is designed to reward students for their hard work in school.
Jessica Bjugstad of Fargo, and Elyanna Schmitz of Christine, were selected as the Western Pays for A's $250 savings scholarship recipients for the first semester of the 2018-2019 school year. "Western is proud to support our local schools and recognize students for their academic efforts as they prepare for their future education," commented Dan Jacobson, Western State Bank Market President. Students in grades 6-12 are encouraged to bring their report cards into Western State Bank following each quarter. They will receive $1 for each "A" they receive on their report card. Additionally, they receive an entry into the $250 scholarship drawing for each "A" they have earned. Students are limited to winning one scholarship per school year.