MADISON, Wis. (9/24/10)--Credit Union National Association (CUNA) and CO-OP Financial Services are announcing that 30 scholarships have been awarded to credit union professionals to attend the CUNA Community Credit Union & Growth Conference Oct. 6-9 in Boston. CO-OP Financial Services sponsored the scholarship fund. “Due to an overwhelming response and need by credit unions, we have tripled the scholarships being offered from 12 to 30,” said Todd Spiczenski, vice president of CUNA Center for Professional Development. “The conference is dedicated to helping industry professionals grow their credit unions, education that is essential in this difficult economic and changing regulatory environment,” said Stan Hollen, president/CEO, CO-OP Financial Services. Through the scholarship, credit union personnel can take advantage of educational and networking opportunities available at the conference. The conference offers educational sessions for credit unions looking to grow membership and revenue. Scholarship recipients have been notified, CUNA said. For more information, use the link.