$12,000 CU College Scholarship Program is underway!
The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for 2017 is underway now! Members are eligible to apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships, one $1,000 video-based scholarship, and/or one $1,000 photo-based scholarship. Submit your essay, video or photo capturing one of the following topics. And yes, you can apply in all three categories!
This year’s essay topic is:
“As a credit union member, explain why someone should choose a credit union as their primary financial institution over alternative service providers, such as for-profit banks.”
This year’s video topic is:
“Create a 60-second advertisement targeted specifically at a younger viewer (under the age of 30) that highlights the benefits of credit union membership.”
Photographers are invited to capture an original photograph that represents the credit union core value “Respectful.”
Deadline for applications is March 31, 2017. Awards will be made in May 2017.