As the need for financial assistance continues to rise, the Wells Fargo Foundation has made a commitment to help close the gap for students at UC Merced. The Foundation has donated $250,000 to for scholarships, bringing the foundation’s total support of the campus to nearly $1.5 million. Since 2005, Wells Fargo has supported 206 scholarships to UC Merced students.
“Wells Fargo is proud to support UC Merced, an academic institution that helps promote the economic and educational advancement that our students deserve,” said Michael Congdon, regional vice president for Wells Fargo’s Mid-Valley Regional Commercial Banking Office. “Nothing is more important to a community’s well-being than the quality of education its students receive. We believe that UC Merced believes in this same philosophy.”
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