AmeriCU awards 10 scholarships to CNY students - AmeriCU Credit Union

Winner receiving scholarship check from AmeriCU

AmeriCU awards 10 scholarships to CNY students


ROME, N.Y. — AmeriCU has awarded ten $1,000 scholarships to five high school seniors and five undergraduate students to help them with continuing their financial education. “AmeriCU’s Scholarship Program recognizes the academic excellence of our student members as we invest and remain dedicated to improving the communities we serve,” said Nicholas Cray, vice president of Member Relations and Marketing for AmeriCU. “We’re proud to recognize the accomplishments and achievements of these young people who are living life, dreaming big, and pursuing their goals, with a little help from AmeriCU.”

The following student members were the recipients of the 2019 AmeriCU Scholarship:

  • Derek Swift of Albany (University at Albany)
  • Cameron Cretaro of Liverpool (Liverpool High School)
  • Edward DePalma of Whitesboro (Whitesboro High School)
  • Bryce Daskiewich of Westmoreland (Westmoreland High School)
  • Katelyn Wendt of Syracuse (Christian Brothers Academy)
  • Chase Coluccio of Rome (Rome Free Academy)
  • Adam Brzozwiec of Buffalo (SUNY Buffalo)
  • Katie Marie Lastowski of Syracuse (Syracuse University)
  • Lindsey Puc of Rochester (Nazareth College)
  • Sophie Zacharek of Kirkville (Xavier University)