CU Foundation Scholarship

Are you or a young family member headed to college or trade school in 2014? Well Destinations Credit Union is pleased to announce a college scholarship opportunity to make it easier for you to meet tuition costs. The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for 2014 is underway now! Our college-bound members are eligible to apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships; one $1,000 video-based scholarship; and new for 2014, one $1,000 photo-based scholarship. And, yes, you may apply in all three categories!

Deadline for applications is March 31, 2014. Awards will be made in May 2014.

  • This year's essay and video topic is: "What can you do to help yourself become financially literate?"
  • Photo applicants are asked to capture and submit a photograph that represents a credit union core value.

Any member of Destinations Credit Union who is entering their freshmen through senior year of college or trade school may apply. "We're pleased to offer this opportunity for our young members," said Brian Vittek, CEO. "The awardees receive needed financial assistance to help them meet their tuition expenses and the application topics stimulate innovative and useful responses to help us better serve our college-aged members."

Applications and details on the Credit Union College Scholarship Program can be found at: http://cufound.org/scholarship.htm

Destinations Credit Union, the Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC, and its generous supporters make this scholarship possible.