Schroeder Awarded $1,000 FNB Scholarship

Press Release Date: July 28, 2021

Bellevue, Ohio – Dean Miller, President and CEO of First National Bank is pleased to announce that Elena Schroeder is the recipient of  a $1,000 First National Bank Scholarships.  Other recipients are Elliot Auxter, Kailey Kilgore, and Lucille Schneider. Students who have distinguished themselves through outstanding academic achievement and personal excellence were chosen to receive these awards.

The First National Bank Scholarship was established in 2019 for customers of First National Bank.  The applicant or the applicant’s parents, legal guardians, or grandparents must be an established customer who has had a relationship with FNB for at least 1 year.  The $1,000 scholarship is for a graduating senior who attends a school in their local market area and plans to attend a post-secondary accredited school for a 2-year or 4-year degree in the immediate school year following graduation.  The eligible high schools located in their market area include Erie, Huron, Ottawa, Sandusky, or Seneca counties.

Elena graduated from Put-In-Bay High School.   She will be attending Montana State University majoring in microbiology.  This is her 7th summer working as a barista at Topsy Turvey’s Bar and Grill. Elena is the daughter of Brit and Marie Schroeder of Put-In-Bay.

First National Bank is an independent Community Bank formed in 1875 and is located in Bellevue, Clyde, Fremont, Perkins, Port Clinton, Catawba, Sandusky and Put-In–Bay. For more information, visit our website