Prospera supports education

Prospera Credit Union has more than $20,000 in educational awards to give away

Prospera Credit Union has more than $20,000 in educational awards to give away this year to deserving students in communities from Vancouver to the Okanagan.

The awards are open to both new and existing members of the credit union.

Individual awards are valued from $1,000 to $2,000 within five different categories, and the deadline for applications is March 1.

The Credit Union Foundation of B.C. also offers a variety of bursaries and education awards for students in B.C., funded by credit union members.

The deadline for applications for the winter semester is Feb. 15. For information on these awards, and for an application form, visit www.cufoundation.org.