Training Grants

Foundation Support For Staff & Volunteer Education

The Credit Union Foundation of MD|DC helps improve people’s lives by supporting credit unions’ abilities to serve their members and communities. Training grants to assist credit union staff and volunteers are an important component in meeting that goal.

The Foundation offers training reimbursements to Maryland and D.C.-based credit unions with assets up to $150 million to access training that improves service to members and communities.  Training grants are also available to eligible credit unions not based in Maryland nor D.C. but that are affiliated with the Maryland and District of Columbia Credit Union Association.

Program details:

  • Reimbursements up to $2000 per year, per credit union to help defray training costs
  • Approved tuition reimbursements will be paid upon receipt of attendance verification
  • Applicants may apply for tuition reimbursement for online, virtual, or in-person course offerings
  • Credit unions are free to select their preferred training provider
  • Training reimbursement requests may be applied to the cost of training/tuition itself, not to travel or lodging
  • Applications must be submitted prior to training
  • Funding for this program is limited

Training Discount Eligibility Guidelines

Assets Reimbursement % Max. Grant
Per Annum
<$150 Million 75% $2,000


 To apply for a training discount, please complete and submit the form below.

  • Assets must be less than $150 million
  • NOTE: Training reimbursement grants apply only to the cost of training/tuition itself, not to travel or lodging expenses incurred to attend training sessions.
  • MM slash DD slash YYYY
    Applications should be made at least one week prior to the training date to facilitate attendance verification.
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