Scholarships

AmeriCU is Invested in Education

$10,000 in Scholarships Available to AmeriCU Members – Apply by Feb. 1, 2019

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 2019 AmeriCU Scholarship deadline is February 1, 2019. 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

Apply by January 4, 2019

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. To apply, download an application and return to your local AmeriCU Financial Center by January 4, 2019.

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.