Are you or someone you know headed off to college or trade school in 2019? MECU is pleased to announce a college scholarship opportunity to make it easier to meet tuition costs.
The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for 2019 is underway now! College- and trade school-bound MECU members are eligible to apply for one of ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships; one $1,000 video-based scholarship; and one $1,000 photo-based scholarship. And, yes, members may apply in all three categories!
This year's essay topic (750 words max): "How can your credit union help you become financially independent?"
This year's video topic: "Create a 60-second video showing how your credit union helps you achieve your financial goals."
This year's photo theme is: "Dream big."
Any MECU member who is entering their freshmen through senior year of college or trade school may apply.
Deadline for applications is Sunday, March 31, 2019.
Applications are accepted online at: cufound.org/scholarship. Note that members will have to create an account on the Credit Union Foundation MD|DC Scholarship Application Portal to apply.
Scholarship winners will be announced in May 2019 on the Credit Union Foundation MD|DC's scholarship website.
MECU, the Credit Union Foundation MD|DC, and their generous supporters cooperate to make this scholarship program possible.
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