$1,000 ACU Scholarship

Advantage Credit Union will be awarding a $1,000 scholarship for the 2020-2021 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 2020-2021 school year.

Entrants are required to submit a business style resume’ not to exceed two pages in length, and answer the following essay question:

Credit Unions are financial cooperatives that operate from the philosophy of ,"people helping people." Service to members and community in an integral part of the credit union difference. Share how your credit union demonstrates the people helping people philosophy in action. Also, share an experience of when you contributed your time and/or talents in the community and what you learned from that experience. 

This essay question is the same one used by the Iowa Credit Union Foundation Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship.

Essays should be no more than 500 words.

Entries must be received at our office 121 W 3rd St N, Newton, Iowa no later than March 27, 2020.

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

For more scholarship opportunities visit the Iowa Credit Union Foundation website.