Thank you for inquiring about the 2018 Erie Chapter of Credit Unions James J. DeDad Scholarships. The Scholarships are available to participating credit union members between the ages of 17 and 24, who are or will be enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student in 2018.
Applying for the Scholarships is easy! Just complete the attached application and write a 500 word essay on: “When it comes to your finances, what do you feel is the single most important thing that defines your continued relationship with your financial institution and why?” (technology, people, community, convenience, ect.)
Judging for the Scholarships is based on credit union knowledge and the ability to communicate your thoughts and ideas through your essay. All entrants will be notified of the Scholarship results in July. An awards ceremony for the winners will be held in August 2018.
THE DEADLINE TO TURN YOUR ESSAY IN IS JUNE 4th, 2018. APPLICATIONS WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED PAST THIS DATE.