we were founded as a credit union for teachers, we proudly
support the educational efforts of our members and their families.
We participate in several scholarship programs throughout
the year. We’ll post them on this page when they’re
Congratulations to Erin Nicole Clay, the winner of our 2013 $1000 Credit Union Essay Contest. Erin will be attending Elizabethtown College this fall.
$1000 CCSEFCU’s Annual Scholarship Program
To be used at any accredited college or university.
(Check will be made payable to the college or university)
This scholarship program is for CCSEFCU members only. Students may join the credit union and then apply. All students in the Cecil County Public School System are eligible for membership.
Guidelines: for upcoming college students. To enter‚ the student must:
All essays must be forwarded to the credit union at 203 Booth Street, Elkton, MD by April 11, 2014 for a decision to be made by May 16, 2014. For more information‚ contact the credit union office at 410-398-6921 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. All qualified students are encouraged to apply for this scholarship.
- be and/or become a member of CCSEFCU
- be a high school senior
- have a GPA of 2.5 or above
- submit a two page double-spaced essay on the topic: "Is personal financial
education important? What can you
do to help yourself become
$12,000 College Scholarship Awards Program
Headed off to college in 2014? Are you a credit union member? Well your credit union and the Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC are pleased to announce a college scholarship opportunity that may make it easier for you to meet tuition costs. The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for 2014 is underway now! MD & DC college-bound credit union members are eligible to apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships one $1,000 video-based scholarship, and one $1,000 scholarship in the new photo-essay category*
This year’s essay and video topic:
"You know that personal financial knowledge is important.
What can you do for yourself to help improve your financial literacy?"
Applying in the photo-essay category?
Click here for a sample listing of credit union values.
Any member of a Maryland or D.C.-based credit union
who is entering their freshmen through senior year of college or trade school may apply.
Download your application by clicking here
Deadline for applications is March 31, 2014. Awards will be made in May 2014.
For more information‚ visit http://www.cufound.org/scholarship.htm or stop by the credit union today for a flyer on this scholarship.