$1,000 ACU Scholarship

Advantage Credit Union will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship for the 2021-2022 school year. The scholarship is available to any high school senior who is a member of Advantage Credit Union in good standing, attending a four year college or university, community college or tech/trade school, for the 2021-2022 school year.

Entrants are required to submit a business style resume’ not to exceed two pages in length, be no longer than 500 words and answer the following essay question:

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating effect on personal heath and financial well-being for many in our community. Thousands of Iowans have lost jobs or experienced reduced work hours, highlighting the critical need for access to emergency savings. Please share strategies and products your credit union has in place to help members save money. Consider sharing personal examples in this essay. 

Entries must be received at our office 121 W 3rd St N, Newton, Iowa no later than March 26, 2021.

For additional info or a list of credit union resources, please call us at 641-792-5660.

This essay question is the same one used by the Iowa Credit Union Foundation Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship. Applications for the Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship are due Friday February 5, 2021 at 5pm. Click here to be taken to the Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship application.