College Scholarship Contest Underway
The Maryland/DC CU Foundation is once again offering a college scholarship contest for credit union members. Each of the 12, $1,000-scholarships goes toward college or trade school tuition. Freedom members entering their freshman through senior year of college or trade school are eligible.
The Credit Union College Scholarship Program is underway now! Eligible credit union members may apply for one of 12 scholarships in three categories. Options include 10 essay-based scholarships, a video-based scholarship, and one photo-based scholarship. Eligible members may even apply in all three categories!
The deadline for applications is March 31, 2018. Awards will be announced in May 2018.
This year’s essay topic is “Describe the value found in credit union membership”.
2017’s Video Challenge is to “Create a 60-second credit union ad to attract young members (age 16 – 24)”.
The Photo competition theme is the credit union core value, “Community”.
Freedom is dedicated to giving back to the Harford County Community. Our participation is the MD/DC Credit Union Scholarship Program is just one part of that. We also offer a scholarship to a student at Harford County Community College, as well as scholarships for Harford County educators.
Take a look at our work in Harford County. See why when you join Freedom, you really are joining something special!