Scholarships

AmeriCU is Invested in Education

$10,000 in Scholarships Available to AmeriCU Members – Apply by Feb. 1, 2020

Every year, AmeriCU is proud to award up to ten $1,000 scholarships to members who are either graduating high school seniors or continuing college students. Scholarship recipients are chosen by a committee made up of AmeriCU members and award winners are honored at our Annual Meeting in March.

The AmeriCU Scholarship deadline is February 1, 2020. You can download an application or visit one of our convenient locations for an application today! [Please pay close attention to all application requirements and deadlines as incomplete or late applications will be deemed ineligible].

 

 

New York Credit Union Association Scholarship Program

Applications must be returned to the credit union no later than January 10, 2020.

AmeriCU is excited to announce that, once again, AmeriCU members are eligible to apply for the New York Credit Union Association’s statewide scholarship program. Open to graduating seniors and continuing college students, this program is a great example of the “people helping people” philosophy of the credit union movement.

You can download an application or visit one of our convenient locations  for an application today! [Please pay close attention to all application requirements and deadlines as incomplete or late applications will be deemed ineligible].

Applications must be returned to the credit union no later than January 10, 2020. Click here for more information.

*Employees of AmeriCU, Directors, committee members, volunteers and their families are not eligible. Winners will be notified by March 1, 2020. Anyone not notified by March 1, was not selected as a scholarship recipient this year.

Please note: As these are two different scholarship programs, you must fill out both applications and send them and accompanying material separately. Please follow instructions completely. Incomplete packets will be disqualified.