INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sallie Mae, the nation’s saving, planning, and paying for college
company, will host the “Sallie Mae 5K” run on Sunday, July 23, at 8:30
a.m. at Fort Harrison State Park. The race will support scholarships for
deserving high school students as part of the company’s 2017 Bridging
the Dream Scholarship program.
The “Sallie Mae 5K” is open to the public, and participants can register
today. Chip timing will be provided to all participants, and the top
three finishers for each age group will receive awards. Race packets
will be distributed at the check-in table the day of the race beginning
at 7:30 a.m.
Sallie Mae’s Bridging the Dream Scholarship program asks high school
counselors from across the country to nominate students who exemplify
excellence both inside and outside the classroom, have overcome
obstacles, and have a desire and dedication to make college happen.
Counselors can nominate students beginning Aug. 10. For more details or
to nominate, visit the Bridging
the Dream website.
Sallie Mae employees and the public.
The “Sallie Mae 5K” to support college scholarships for deserving
high school students.
|Sunday, July 23, 2017|
|8:30 a.m. (Media recommended to arrive at 8 a.m.)|
|Fort Harrison State Park|
|6000 N. Post Road|
|Indianapolis, IN 46216|
Sallie Mae (Nasdaq: SLM) is the nation’s saving, planning, and
paying for college company. Whether college is a long way off or just
around the corner, Sallie Mae offers products that promote responsible
personal finance, including private education loans, Upromise rewards,
scholarship search, college financial planning tools, and online retail
banking. Learn more at SallieMae.com.
Commonly known as Sallie Mae, SLM Corporation and its subsidiaries are
not sponsored by or agencies of the United States of America.