Starion Financial awards Dollars for Scholars scholarships
Starion Financial awarded scholarships to eight students through the Dollars for Scholars program. The scholarships were presented by Curt Walth, Executive Vice President, and Sheila Marquart, Chief Human Resources Officer.
This year’s recipients included the following: Alyssa Martell, Bismarck; Devin Stelter, Bismarck; Eric Mayer, Mandan; Jessica Fleck, Mandan; Jessica Paul, Bismarck; Jordan Rau, Bismarck; Madison Lobsinger, Bismarck; and Preston Schmidt, Mandan.
Dollars for Scholars is a national organization dedicated to increasing scholarship opportunities for students seeking all types of post-secondary education. North Dakota currently has 80 chapters and one statewide chapter. Marquart serves on the Board of Directors for the Bismarck Chapter and Kassy Landis, mortgage banking officer, serves on the Mandan Board of Directors. Since beginning in the state, all ND Dollars for Scholars chapters have raised a combined $27.9 million and awarded 22,500 students.
“Starion is dedicated to supporting the communities we serve,” said Marquart. “This is one way for us to help the youth in Bismarck-Mandan further their education and become outstanding members of our community.”
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