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2020 College Scholarship Program

November 1, 2019

Thank you for your interest in our scholarship program, offered in partnership with the New York Credit Union Association. Please review the following instructions carefully before completing your application:

Note: You must be a member of a participating New York credit union to apply for a college scholarship through this program. If you are not currently a member, please visit one of our branches or use our online application.


1. Complete the attached scholarship application form. Please type or print clearly, and use only the space provided on the form to answer the questions. Other than where specified on the application form, no attachments, resumes, pictures or other materials of any kind should be submitted or used to answer the questions.

2. You and your parent or guardian must sign the Certification and Release Authorization on the back page of the application form.

3. Submit your signed application directly to your credit union by January 10, 2020, along with:

  • a high school transcript documenting your GPA for grades 9-11;
  • an SAT/PSAT/ACT transcript; and
  • a typed essay response.

If any portion is incomplete or not included, the application will not be considered.

4. Your application must be signed by a participating management-level employee at your credit union in order to verify your credit union membership.


If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to call (631) 698-7000 or visit one of our local branches!

Deadline to submit applications is January 10, 2020. Winner notifications will be sent in May, 2020. Good luck and we look forward to receiving your application!


Click here for the Memo to Applicants

Click here to download the 2020 NYCUA Application

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