Virginia Credit Union Scholarship Program

Each year, VACU recognizes outstanding student members of all ages through its Virginia Credit Union Scholarship program. For the 2019-2020 academic year, the credit union will award 30 college scholarships up to $2,500.

The deadline to apply for the 2019 scholarship program has passed.

To learn how to join and become eligible to apply for a 2020 scholarship, please visit our membership page. Scholarship applications will be available online in December 2019.

Please see our Frequently Asked Scholarship Questions for additional information.

Richmond Chapter of Credit Unions Scholarships

This scholarship program, sponsored by the Richmond Chapter of Credit Unions, will award two $1,000 scholarships to high school students who graduate in 2019 and begin college, technical or trade school after June 30, 2019 and before December 31, 2019. For these scholarships, either the student or one of his or her parents must be a member of a credit union that participates in the Richmond Chapter of Credit Unions.

More details and an application for this scholarship program are available here. (PDF)

Applications must be returned to the Richmond Chapter of Credit Union's Scholarship Committee by 5 p.m. (ET) Friday, March 29, 2019.

Please contact us if you have questions or if we can help you in any way.