BEO Bancorp announces 2020 academic scholarships

Heppner, Oregon, (May 14, 2020) BEO Bancorp (OTCBB:BEOB) and its subsidiary, Bank of Eastern Oregon, have selected the 2020 high school senior scholarship winners. This scholarship is awarded to students planning to enroll in agriculture or business and judging is based on scholarship, leadership and citizenship. Applications are accepted from graduating seniors in all areas where Bank of Eastern Oregon and Bank of Eastern Washington branches are located.

$500 scholarships were awarded to Oregon seniors Sierra Villegas, Riverside High School, Kimberly Renteria, Irrigon High School, Garrett Walchli and Jazlyn Romero, Hermiston High School, Catherine Rhodes, Sherman County High School, Gage Tatum, Fossil High School, Cooper Johnson, Condon High School, Nicole Propheter, Casey Fletcher, Kellen Grant, Jason Rea, and Matthew Orem, Heppner High School, Calvin Bennett, Mitchell High School, Ellie Justice, Grant Union High School, Risa Thompson, Crane Union High School, Brooklyn Hutchins, La Grande High School, and Cloe Davis, Weston McEwen High School.

$500 scholarships were awarded to Washington seniors Cotton Booker, Lauren Stubbs and Gunnar Aune, Colfax High School, and Tayven Seney, Dayton High School.

“We know this has been an unprecedented time for our high school seniors. We wish them the best of luck as they move on to college and look forward to hearing of their continuing success,” said President and CEO Jeff Bailey.

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About BEO Bancorp

BEO Bancorp is the holding company for Bank of Eastern Oregon, which operates 20 branches and five loan production offices in twelve eastern Oregon and five eastern Washington counties.  Branches are located in Arlington, Ione, Heppner, Condon, Irrigon, Boardman, Burns, John Day, Prairie City, Fossil, Moro, Enterprise, Athena, Hermiston, and LaGrande, OR; and Colfax, Dayton, LaCrosse, Pasco, and Pomeroy WA; loan production offices are located in Ontario, Pendleton, Lakeview, Madras, OR and Pomeroy, WA. Bank of Eastern Oregon also operates a mortgage division and operates the Washington locations under the name of Bank of Eastern Washington.  The bank’s website is