2020 Scholarship Opportunity


Your Words or Pictures Could Be Worth a Cool $1,000!

Deadline: March 31, 2020

Are you or a family member headed off to college in 2020? Well, FedChoice is pleased to announce a college scholarship opportunity that may make it easier for you to pay for these expenses. The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program is underway now! Your college-bound members are eligible to apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships, one $1,000 video-based scholarship, and/or one $1,000 photo-based scholarship. And yes, you can apply in all three categories.

This year’s essay topic (750 word max):
“It’s ten years in the future – the year 2030.  Describe your vision of how you will manage your personal finances then.  Include how you will pay for things, save, and borrow.  Imagine how your credit union will help make that vision a reality”

This year’s video topic:
“It’s ten years in the future – the year 2030.  Create a 60-second video showing how you will manage your personal finances with your credit union as your financial services partner.”

This year’s photo theme:

This scholarship is made possible by the Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC.

Applications and complete details on the College Scholarship Program may be found by visiting the Foundation's website.