MINNEAPOLIS, Aug 17, 2007 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- U.S. Bank has announced the 30 high school seniors who will
receive a $1,000 U.S. Bank Internet scholarship. The winners were
selected from students throughout the country who applied for the
eleventh annual Internet scholarship program sponsored by the U.S.
Bank student banking division.
The 2006-2007 U.S. Bank Internet scholarship winners are:
-- Rikki Versteeg - Petersburg, Alaska
-- Maynard Kaibetoney - Kayenta, Ariz.
-- Jaesha Wilson - Colt, Ark.
-- Madison Donahue - El Dorado Hills, Calif.
-- Ernest Walker - Oceanside, Calif.
-- Megan Jones - Redwood City, Calif.
-- Daniel Lebsack - Loveland, Colo.
-- Sara Jaszkowski - Boise, Idaho
-- Victoria Jones - Chicago, Ill.
-- Bradley Wilson - Woodstock, Ill.
-- Trey McDaris - Newburgh, Ind.
-- Matthew Rydberg - Arthur, Iowa
-- Ashley Tetuan - Topeka, Kan.
-- Leighanne Wilkins - LaGrange, Ky.
-- DeLaney Hage - Cotton, Minn.
-- Adam Brammer - Moorhead, Minn.
-- Joshua Wimsatt - Pleasant Hill, Mo.
-- Ember Hansen - Lolo, Mont.
-- Jacob Van Dyke - Omaha, Neb.
-- Nicole Pereyda - Las Vegas, Nev.
-- April Benoit - Langdon, N.D.
-- Michael Suman - Mentor, Ohio
-- Christopher Lamp - Idleyld Park, Ore.
-- Larissa Giddings - Highmore, S.D.
-- Corrina Jones - Newport, Tenn.
-- Carlyn Waggoner - St. George, Utah
-- Blake Shamberg - Olympia, Wash.
-- Hannah Kappus - Chippewa Falls, Wis.
-- Andrew Schoff - Eagle River, Wis.
-- Matthew Miller - Powell, Wyo.
"U.S. Bank has offered this Internet scholarship program for 11
years, and we are proud to have helped so many students in their
pursuit of a college education," said Beth Dinndorf, senior vice
president of U.S. Bank Student Banking. "With the wide range of
student banking products and services we offer at U.S. Bank, students
can be well prepared to handle the major investment they are making in
The 2007-2008 online scholarship application will be available
beginning October 2007 via U.S. Bank's Web site at
www.usbank.com/studentbanking. Applicants must be high school seniors
planning to enroll full-time in an accredited two- or four-year
college or university.
U.S. Bank is one of the top student banking institutions in the
nation, providing a comprehensive line of student banking products
including student loans, campus ID card programs, Internet banking,
U.S. Bank student checking and savings, and Visa Buxx(R) prepaid
spending cards. U.S. Bank student loans offer quality toll-free
customer service, state-of-the-art loan processing, online application
accessibility, and a variety of repayment options that offer savings
to borrowers. Student loan products include Federal Stafford, PLUS,
Consolidation, and Supplemental education loans. The U.S. Bank web
site www.usbank.com/studentbanking offers the full array of student
banking products, services and paying for college information as well
as a powerful scholarship search engine.
U.S. Bancorp (NYSE:USB), with $223 billion in assets, is the
parent company of U.S. Bank, the 6th largest commercial bank in the
United States. The company operates 2,499 banking offices and 4,867
ATMs, and provides a comprehensive line of banking, brokerage,
insurance, investment, mortgage, trust and payment services products
to consumers, businesses and institutions. Visit U.S. Bancorp on the
web at www.usbank.com.
SOURCE: U.S. Bank
Amy Frantti, 612-303-0733