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Shell FCU Awards Six Students with John Garrison Scholarship

by Ken Anderson | Jun 03, 2013
Like many Texas credit unions, Harris County-based Shell Federal Credit Union (Shell FCU) has chipped in to help back students' college careers. Each year Shell Federal Credit Union provides college financial assistance by awarding John Garrison Scholarships to deserving students. This year, six students were awarded $2,500 scholarships to attend college, university, or vocational-technical school.

Like many Texas credit unions, Harris County-based Shell Federal Credit Union (Shell FCU) has chipped in to help back students’ college careers. Each year Shell Federal Credit Union provides college financial assistance by awarding John Garrison Scholarships to deserving students. This year, six students were awarded $2,500 scholarships to attend college, university, or vocational-technical school.

The following students are this year’s John Garrison Scholarship recipients:

  • Garret Kneese – University of Texas in San Antonio
  • Kaitlin McNeill – University of Texas in San Antonio
  • Thanh Nguyen – University of St. Thomas in Houston
  • Mitchell Wilkinson – Texas A&M University in College Station
  • Alicia Nettles – Texas A&M University in College Station
  • Mandy Renfro – University of Texas in Austin

Since 2000, Shell FCU has awarded $170,000 in scholarships to 71 students. The John Garrison Scholarship Award was established in memory of John Garrison, a dedicated volunteer Shell FCU Board Member for more than 50 years.

To learn more about Shell FCU or their youth program, iLife, visit http://www.sfcuilife.org