MADISON, Wis. (8/29/13)--The CUNA Lending Council and CUNA Mutual Group are accepting entries through Sept. 13 for the 14th annual Excellence in Lending Awards, which recognizes outstanding lending results and practices by credit unions.
The awards identify and share examples of lending excellence within the credit union movement by recognizing individual credit unions for their ability to serve members while sustaining sound financial performance. Credit unions demonstrating an ability to meet their members' needs through innovation are excellent award candidates, said the council and CUNA Mutual.
Credit unions may be nominated for the 2013 award in the following categories:
Consumer Lending Excellence: Assets less than $250 million, and assets more than $250 million;
Mortgage Lending Excellence: Assets less than $250 million, and assets more than $250 million;
Low/Modest Means Excellence: Any asset level; and
Business Lending Excellence: Any asset level.
The awards will be presented at the CUNA Lending Council's 19th Annual Conference, Nov. 3-6, in Phoenix. Airfare, hotel and conference registration for one representative of each of the winning credit unions is included with the award.