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Bank of Guam announces 2019 scholars

(Press Release) — Bank of Guam is pleased to announce the following five Ifit scholars:

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  • • Mariette Barcinas, Dr. Rita Hocog Inos Junior and Senior High School, Rota, CNMI
  • • Ji Hye Choi, Guam Adventist Academy, Guam
  • • Kyle Dahilig, Okkodo High School, Guam
  • • Rita Mae Keller, Xavier High School, Chuuk
  • • Nicholas Untun, Yap Catholic High School, Yap

In addition to being awarded a $2,000 grant to an accredited college of their choice, each graduate was offered a paid internship with the Bank of Guam.

According to Joaquin P.L.G. Cook, Bank of Guam president and chief executive officer, “This is our eighth year of granting Ifit Scholarships, and we are happy to be a part of the journey of these outstanding students. As a direct beneficiary of the success of our island communities, a large part of Bank of Guam’s mission has been to provide opportunities for further educating future leaders of the region. We are very proud of these students and the many who applied. They are all extraordinary young adults, and we wish them every success.”