INDIANAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Sallie Mae, the nation’s saving, planning, and paying for collegecompany, will host the “Sallie Mae 5K” run on Sunday, July 23, at 8:30a.m. at Fort Harrison State Park. The race will support scholarships fordeserving high school students as part of the company’s 2017 Bridgingthe Dream Scholarship program.
The “Sallie Mae 5K” is open to the public, and participants can registertoday. Chip timing will be provided to all participants, and the topthree finishers for each age group will receive awards. Race packetswill be distributed at the check-in table the day of the race beginningat 7:30 a.m.
Sallie Mae’s Bridging the Dream Scholarship program asks high schoolcounselors from across the country to nominate students who exemplifyexcellence both inside and outside the classroom, have overcomeobstacles, and have a desire and dedication to make college happen.Counselors can nominate students beginning Aug. 10. For more details orto nominate, visit the Bridgingthe Dream website.
Sallie Mae employees and the public.
The “Sallie Mae 5K” to support college scholarships for deservinghigh 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, andpaying for college company. Whether college is a long way off or justaround the corner, Sallie Mae offers products that promote responsiblepersonal finance, including private education loans, Upromise rewards,scholarship search, college financial planning tools, and online retailbanking. Learn more at SallieMae.com.Commonly known as Sallie Mae, SLM Corporation and its subsidiaries arenot sponsored by or agencies of the United States of America.