Scholarships

Virginia Credit Union Scholarship Program

Each year, Virginia Credit Union recognizes outstanding student members of all ages through its scholarship program. The Virginia Credit Union Scholarship Program honors former VACU Presidents Dorothy J. (Dot) Hall and Jane G. Watkins for their many contributions to the credit union.

For the 2019-2020 academic year, Virginia Credit Union will award scholarships for an amount up to $2,500 to 30 students enrolled in an accredited college or university.

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Applications must be received by 5 p.m. (ET) on Friday, March 1, 2019.

Please see our Frequently Asked Scholarship Questions for additional information.

If you're not yet a member, please visit our membership page to learn how to join and become eligible to apply for a 2020 scholarship.


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.


 
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