2017 Scholarship Opportunities Announced Mountain America Credit Union’s 2017 Scholarship Program launches February 1, with a total of six scholarships being offered to Mountain America Credit Union members and their families. The scholarships are awarded based on academic performance, community volunteer service and a written essay about educational and career aspirations. Mountain America Scholarship Mountain America awards $2,000 each to three winners of the Mountain America Scholarship, which is available for Mountain America Credit Union members or their families. One $2,000 scholarship is awarded in each of the following categories: Community Service and Social Service, General and Other Academic Majors, and Business and Communications Majors. Instructions and applications are available through the link below. Applications must be completed by the student and mailed to Mountain America, postmarked by April 21, 2017. Mountain America Scholarship winners will be announced on the company website by June 9, 2017. Presentation of the awards will be held in June. Questions may be directed to Bryan Packer, Public Relations/Scholarship Administrator, at 801-325-6439. Get the Mountain America Scholarship Application Utah Public Employees’ Association Scholarship Another scholarship option is the Utah Public Employees’ Association (UPEA) Mountain America Scholarship, which awards $1,000 each to three winners. This scholarship is available for those who are Mountain America and UPEA members or their dependents who live in Utah. You can download the UPEA Scholarship application by clicking on the link below or via the UPEA website at www.upea.net. Applications must be completed and submitted to UPEA by 5:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Scholarships will be awarded on Friday, March 24, 2017, at the UPEA General Council at the Salt Lake City Marriott University Park Hotel. Get the UPEA Scholarship Application Questions may be directed to Kendle Zdunich, UPEA, at email@example.com or Bryan Packer, Public Relations/Scholarship Administrator, at 801-325-6439.