Delta Community Credit Union is committed to improving the financial lives of its members. Our financial program for young adults, Quarterlife
, and the annual Scholarship Program were created to help members with early financial milestones like going to college. Scholarship awards are based on academic achievement, community service and submission of an essay on a topic selected by the credit union. Financial need may also be considered.
The bucks start here.
Delta Community will award $20,000 in scholarships in 2014. This year, we'll distribute five (5) scholarships as follows: three (3) $5,000 awards and two (2) $2,500 awards. Scholarships are earmarked for tuition, books, lodging or meal costs and will be made payable to the college or technical school by Delta Community. The school must be accredited and located in the United States.
Applicants must meet all
of the following conditions:
Be a Delta Community member in good standing at the time of application submission (no delinquent loans, overdrawn or charged off accounts at the time the award is given, etc.). Click here to open an account now.
Be enrolled to attend an accredited college or university during the fall 2014-2015 academic year as a full-time student pursing their first undergraduate degree. Scholarship award must be used during the specified academic year.
Applicants must have a minimum 3.0 cumulative grade point average (GPA) as of the end of the prior semester.
In addition to information regarding academic performance, community involvement and financial need, applicants will be required to submit the following with the scholarship application:
Copy of transcript current as of the end of the prior semester.
Letter of Recommendation (using required form located in online application).
Copy of letter of acceptance from accredited college or university (high school seniors only).
Typed, double-spaced essay of at least 300 words on the following topic: Why should financial literacy matter to young adults? What role can financial institutions like Delta Community Credit Union play in improving financial literacy for your generation?
Click the button below to access the 2014 Delta Community Credit Union Scholarship application.
Click here for Scholarship FAQs & Application Checklist.
Completed applications must be submitted by the close of business on March 31, 2014.
Announcement of Winners
Winners will be notified and announced on or before May 12, 2014.
Click here to learn about the 2013 Scholarship Recipients.
Online Scholarship Software with WizeHive.