2014 Credit Union Scholarship Opportunities
Applications for the United Educators Foundation Scholarship Award program are now available! United Educators Foundation will grant three $1,000 Student Awards, one $1,500 Education Major Award, and one $2,000 Educator Award. The deadline for these awards is Friday, February 7, 2014. Instructions for submitting your application are located within each document.
A committee of educators, foundation board of directors, and a representative from Education Minnesota will select the winners. Scholarship recipients will be notified in April of 2014.
United Educators Foundation will award three $1,000 college scholarships to graduating High School Seniors who are UECU members or a child or grandchild of a UECU member. Applicants must be planning to attend a post secondary school in the fall of 2014.
Click here for the Student Scholarship application.
Education Major Scholarship
United Educators Foundation will award one $1,500 scholarship to a student majoring in Education and entering their junior or senior year in the fall of 2014. Applicants must be attending an accredited college or university in the state of Minnesota or be a United Educators Credit Union member or a child or grandchild of a member.
Click here for the Education Major Scholarship application.
United Educators Foundation will award one $2,000 scholarship to a UECU member for the use of professional development in the education field. Teachers, Administrators, Support Personnel who work in education are eligible to apply. Applicants must have worked a minimum of 6 months in the field, and must plan to attend an accredited institution within one year of receiving the award.
Click here for the Educator Scholarship application.
MN Family Involvement Council (FIC) Scholarships
The MNFIC will award two $1,000 scholarships and sixteen $500 scholarships to 18 credit union members throughout Minnesota. Anyone who is a member at an affiliated credit union pursuing post-secondary education in the fall 2014/spring 2015 is eligible to apply.
The scholarships will be awarded in the spring of 2014. Applications for the FIC awards are available online at http://mnfic.org/scholar.htm . The deadline to apply for the FIC awards is February 1, 2014.