Write an original essay of no more than 1,000 words or a video on the following topic:

 

Describe what UCU's new tagline “Bank with your brain” means to you and how financial literacy will give you an edge in life.

 

Submit your application for the 2019 UCU Annual Scholarship today! UCU's internal committee will review submissions and select three $2,500 scholarship winners — one high school, one undergraduate, and one graduate student. Submission packets containing all the requirements must be delivered to University Credit Union by February 28, 2019.

 

It’s a no brainer!

The purpose of the University Credit Union scholarship program is to educate our members about credit unions and to assist our members in their financial dreams of obtaining a college education.

 

ELIGIBILITY

  1. Student must be a University Credit Union member for at least six months in good standing. Anyone joint on an account is not considered a member. Not a currently a member? Contact us today to join so that you are eligible next year! 
  2. Full-time undergraduate student who currently attends an accredited college or university. University seniors must be accepted in graduate school.
  3. Full-time student who has been accepted and scheduled to attend a university or college.
  4. Graduate student who currently attends an accredited college or university.
  5. Current GPA 3.0 or higher (based on last grading period)
  6. Previous UCU scholarship recipients ineligible for 18 months after last scholarship awarded.
  7. UCU employees, volunteers, and their immediate family or household members are ineligible.
  8. Submission packets containing all the requirements must be delivered to University Credit Union by February 28, 2019.
  9. Winners will be announced at the Annual Meeting at 11:30 a.m. at the UCLA Faculty Center on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 and will be asked to attend to receive their scholarship.

 

APPLICATION REQUIREMENTS

  1. The application includes:
    1. Education experience
    2. Work experience
    3. Community service involvement and/or volunteer work
    4. Activities & Awards
    5. Educational & Career Goals
  2. An original essay of no more than 1,000 words or a video on the topic, “Describe what are new tagline “Bank with your brain” means to you and how financial literacy will give you an edge in life.
  3. Release for verification and promotion.
  4. Submit letter of acceptance if not currently attending college or university.
  5. Submit a copy of most recent transcript.
  6. You’re done! Good brain work! 

 

ENTRY FORM

Download your application packet here. Complete all required fields below and upload your completed packet.

 

 

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