UECU’s 2021 Scholarship Contest is now closed.
Prizes: Scholarships are made payable to the college, university, or trade/technical school of choice in the winner’s name by August 2021.
Deadline: Completed scholarship applications and video/written submissions must be received by May 16, 2021.
Entry Judging Criteria: Entries will be judged on creativity and content. Get creative and show us your money skills!
Scholarship Award: Two winners will be selected in this year’s scholarship contest, and each awarded $3,000 if they meet the scholarship eligibility requirements.
Winner Notification: The winners will be notified by email and asked for verification of attendance or acceptance at an accredited college, university, or post-secondary trade/technical school. After all information is verified, a check will be distributed to the school of each winner. Scholarship funds may be used to pay tuition expenses while enrolled full time. The winners will be announced on the UECU website and in the October edition of UECU’s Member News.
Release: All entries become the property of Utilities Employees Credit Union, and by submitting the entry, you authorize UECU to utilize all or a portion of the information for purposes of press releases and/or publication in UECU newsletters, website and social media content, newspapers, trade magazines, etc., announcing the scholarship recipients’ names, contents of the entries, and other reported information.
About UECU: Utilities Employees Credit Union was formed in 1934 to fulfill the financial needs of America’s utility workers and their families. Today, UECU serves 47,000 members nationwide. As a not-for-profit credit union, UECU is a financial co-operative where members are the owners. With no stockholders, UECU returns profits to members with exceptional savings and loan rates, and exclusive rewards.
UECU is committed to helping members financially succeed, which makes the Credit Union the perfect financial institution for young adults at college or about to enter the workforce. With money management tools, expert advice, and special financing options, you have everything you need to help you get started.
Membership Benefits for Students
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