MADISON, Wis. (6/3/09)--Those applying to the World Council of Credit Unions' (WOCCU) Young Credit Union People (WYCUP) Scholarship Program have until June 15 to submit their completed nomination materials. The program seeks individuals who have made significant contributions to the development of their own credit unions, regional or national credit union systems and have demonstrated the potential to employ their talents at the international level. Credit unions and credit union organizations that are affiliated with WOCCU members are encouraged to nominate the next generation of credit union leaders for the scholarship. To be eligible for the scholarship, nominees must be sponsored by their credit union or credit union organization to attend WOCCU's 2009 World Credit Union Conference in Barcelona, Spain, July 26-29; be 35 years old or younger as of Jan. 1; and submit a completed nomination form. The WYCUP scholarship, which consists of an all-expenses-paid trip to the 2010 World Credit Union Conference, will be awarded to five recipients at the 2009 conference. All WYCUP nominees will be recognized in Barcelona and invited to events organized specifically for participants under age 35, including a networking session. Conference registrants age 35 and under also qualify for a discounted registration fee. For more information, use the link.