As part of our continued support of higher education, Municipal Credit Union is proud to announce that we are accepting applications for our 2018 MCU Scholarship Program!
This year, MCU will award $71,000 in scholarship grants to college-bound graduating high school seniors, including nine memorial scholarships worth $5,000 each and thirteen grants of $2,000 each respectively. The deadline for scholarship submissions is end of business day on Friday, January 5, 2018.
“MCU is deeply committed to supporting the youth throughout the communities our members work and live,” said MCU President/CEO Kam Wong. “Our scholarship program is one way we achieve this by recognizing and rewarding young people for their outstanding academic performance and community service. We hope our scholarships will enable these students to achieve their goals and succeed in their future endeavors.”
Eligibility for participation in the MCU Scholarship Program is open to an MCU member, a child or a grandchild of a member in good standing. Selection criteria is based on academic performance, extracurricular and community activities, references, and an essay expressing personal goals. Additionally, students applying for the scholarships who are also MCU members will also automatically be entered for a $500 statewide Public Relations and Marketing Council Scholarship.
Don’t delay, start your MCU Scholarship Application today!