2021 Scholarship Opportunity


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

Deadline: March 31, 2021

Are you or a family member headed off to college in 2021? 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:
“How do credit unions demonstrate the phrase, “Not For Profit, Not For Charity, But For Service?”

This year’s video topic:
“Create a 60-second video showing how credit unions help families achieve their financial goals.”

Photographers are asked to capture an original photograph that represents how their credit union is “Improving Lives”.

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.