Financial Literacy Awards
The Washington Bankers Association would like to recognize our member banks for the outstanding work they do in financial literacy. The WBA Financial Literacy Awards recognize the industry’s hard work in financial literacy education and what our members provide to their customers and communities. Award recipients will be honored during the 2016 Bankers Convention. Full details and submission form here.
Cybersecurity Certification Programs
The Washington Bankers Association is excited to announce a new educational partnership with Secure Banking Solutions and the SBS Institute certification programs. Properly trained banking professionals will improve the security around customer data and other sensitive information entrusted to them. The certification communicates to management, the board, stakeholders, and examiners, that a professional can perform the necessary functions to manage and reduce risk to the bank. Learn more about the certfications offered here.
Now Accepting Scholarship Applications
Are you the parent of a high school student in the process of figuring out how to pay for college? Let WBA help! WBA scholarships are open to children of employees at member banks, providing 10 students with $1,000 scholarships for the 2016-2017 academic school year. We are now accepting applications for the scholarships. The deadline for applications is May 13, 2016. More details and application materials here.