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28 Oct 2019

Better Loan Blog Announces 2019 Veterans Scholarship Winner

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Sofia Gibson, Daughter of Marine Corps officer, will be awarded $1,000 to further her education.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. – October 28, 2019 —Bonsai Finance is pleased to announce Sofia Gibson as the winner of the 2019 Veterans Scholarships. Ms. Gibson will be awarded $1,000 from the Better Loan Blog team to help her further her education and cover associated expenses. Sofia is the daughter of a US Marine Corps officer.

“We are beyond thrilled to announce Sofia as this year’s scholarship winner, said Britton Smith of Better Loan Blog. “Our scholarship committee was especially impressed with her ongoing search for excellence, having managed to maintain outstanding grades during her school years despite having lived in six different locations and attended nine different schools in those locations, her interest in learning from the cultures she has been taken to due to her father´s work in the Marine Corps and her ability to integrate into each new school, as evidenced by having been named a Student Ambassador in her most recent high school.”

The Better Loan Blog Veterans Scholars Award celebrates veteran and dependent students who strive for excellence in their lives. The scholarship provides a one-time payment of $1,000 for current or future education costs. To be eligible for the scholarship program, students must be dependents of a veteran or active duty member of the U.S. Military service. Eligible applicants must be high school seniors or graduates who are already enrolled or will enroll at an accredited college, university, or post-graduate technical or vocational school.

Smith went on to say, “Since the inception of this company, we’ve always been on a mission to do one thing: help people around the world solve their financial problems. We understand that, while earning a college degree can bring unprecedented opportunity, it can also present innumerable financial challenges. We’re proud to be able to help this bright young woman and her family solve that dilemma and gain hope for a bright future.”

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