We are pleased to announce that we will be awarding up to $5,000 in college scholarships to UT Federal Credit Union Members! 1st place will win $3,000, 2nd place will win $1,500 and 3rd place will win $500.
To qualify for scholarship eligibility, the applicant must have the following qualifications:
- Must be a primary member on UTFCU account (at time of application)
- Account must be in good standing
- Must be graduating from high school in 2017 or have graduated from high school within the past three years.
- Must be planning to pursue an undergraduate education at least part-time.
- Must complete the scholarship application and essay by the given deadline.
Please complete the following scholarship package for consideration:
A completed application form along with an essay of 500 words or less typed and double-spaced in response to the following question,
“Why should you be selected for this scholarship? Please describe any academic achievements, community service activities, examples of leadership, or other personal characteristics that make you deserving of this scholarship.”
Essays will be judged on grammar, originality, attention to detail and specific examples.
Deadline for entry…
In order to be considered for the scholarship, applicants must ensure that the completed scholarship package is received or postmarked to UTFCU by Friday, March 10, 2017. Faxed or e-mailed materials will NOT be accepted. The scholarships will be awarded at our Annual Meeting on Friday, April 21, 2017.
How do I apply?
Print the application form here or pick up the application forms at any of our three convenient locations. Applications and materials should be sent to:
UT Federal Credit Union
Attn: Scholarship Selection Committee
5248 Hill Avenue
Toledo, OH 43615
Other Scholarship Opportunities available for Members
Northwest Ohio CU Outreach Alliance Scholarship Program
Your local credit unions are offering to help with your post-secondary education. There will be three scholarships awarded, one for $1,500.00, one for $1,000.00, and one for $500.00.
In order to qualify, an applicant must be at least a high school senior, and in pursuit of post-secondary education of any kind, including professional, vocational, and academic studies not limited to colleges and universities. Please find below the Scholarship Application.
Please return completed application by Friday, March 31, 2017 to Steven Grindle, Scholarship Chair, Champion Credit Union, 4140 W. Laskey Rd., Toledo, OH 43623 or email to Steve@championcu.org. Winners will be posted at www.finances101thegame.org by Monday, May 1, 2017.