NU Online News Service, Sept. 2, 2004, 6:36 p.m. EDT

The Financial Planning Association, Denver, has agreed to fund 5 scholarships for educational programs at the College for Financial Planning, Greenwood Village, Colo.[@@]

The scholarships will cover the cost of tuition, books and other educational materials for 5 FPA members who take College for Financial Planning courses.

The college also will offer FPA members a 15% discount on the CFP Certification Professional Education Program, review courses and books.

In return, FPA will offer membership discounts to at least 500 CFP students.