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Foundation Announces 2015

$12,000 College Scholarship Awards Program

Headed off to college in 2015?  Are you a credit union member?  Well your credit union and the Credit Union Foundation MD|DC are pleased to announce a college scholarship opportunity that may make it easier for you to meet tuition costs. The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for 2015 is underway now! MD & DC college-bound credit union members are eligible to apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships one $1,000 video-based scholarship, and one $1,000 scholarship in the photo category!


Deadline for applications is March 31, 2015. Awards will be made in May 2015.


• This year’s essay and video topic:


“Imagine that you are talking with a friend. Explain to them the value of your credit union membership.”

•Photographers are invited to capture an original photograph that represents the credit union core value “Thrift.”

Any member of a Maryland or D.C.-based credit union
who is entering their freshmen through senior year of college or trade school may apply.

Click here to see if your credit union

is participating in this scholarship program.

Our new online application site is currently under development.  Please return after November 1 to be directed to the new site.

 


 

Foundation Announces 2014 Winners Of

$12,000 College Scholarship Awards Program

 

The Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC is pleased to announce the winners

of their $12,000 College Scholarship Awards for 2014. 

Ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships, one $1,000 video-based scholarship, and one $1,000 photo-based scholarship were awarded to the winning applicants. 

Congratulations to the 2014 winners, and a hearty "Thank You!" to our ninety-nine volunteer judges!

This year’s essay and topic was:

 

 

 

What can you do for yourself to help improve your financial literacy?

Winning essays may be viewed by clicking here.

Here's the winning 2014 video
submitted by a college-bound MECU member:

Winning Video

 

Here's the winning 2014 photo submitted by a college-bound First Financial FCU member.

The depicted credit unioin values are: "cost-consciousness and accountability"

 


 

 

 

 


Foundation Announces 2013 Winners Of

$11,000 College Scholarship Awards Program

 

The Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC is pleased to announce the winners

of their $11,000 College Scholarship Awards for 2013. 

Ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships and one $1,000 video-based scholarship were awarded to the winning applicants. 

Congratulations to the 2013 winners, and a hearty "Thank You!" to our seventy-eight volunteer judges!

This year’s essay and topic was:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

How can your credit union help you become financially literate?

To view the 2013 winning essays, click here

Here's the winning 2013 video
submitted by a college-bound SECU of Maryland member:

 


 

Foundation Announces 2012 Winners Of

$12,000 College Scholarship Awards Program

 

The Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC is pleased to announce the winners

of their $12,000 College Scholarship Awards for 2012. 

Eleven $1,000 essay-based scholarships and one $1,000 video-based scholarship were awarded to the winning applicants. 

Congratulations to the 2012 winners, and a hearty "Thank You!" to our fifty-eight volunteer judges!

 

This year’s essay topic was:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


How can your credit union help you and others of college age during this current economic slump?

To view the 2012 winning essays, click here

 

In the video category, applicants were asked to create

a video to advertise credit unions to members ages 18 to 25.

Here's the winning entry:

Click the start button above to view the winning video

 


 


 

Foundation Announces 2011 Winners Of

$13,000 College Scholarship Awards Program

 

The Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC is pleased to announce the winners

of their $13,000 College Scholarship Awards for 2011. 

Twelve $1,000 essay-based scholarships and one $1,000 video-based scholarship will be awarded to the winning applicants. 

 

This year’s essay topic was:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


How can your credit union best reach out

to members ages 18 to 25?

To view the 2011 winning essays, click here

 

In the video category, applicants were asked to create

a video showing how credit unions can reach out to their members ages 18 to 25.

Click the start button above to view the winning video

 

   
 
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