Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIPS

ONE Essay – 2 SCHOLARSHIPS

 

2021 Donald Jeffers Scholarship

As a Sharefax Credit Union member, you are eligible for two scholarship opportunities!

This year, Sharefax Credit Union is awarding one $2,000 scholarship and two $1,000 scholarships for post-high school studies in the 2021-2022 school year. In addition, the Credit Union Outreach Alliance is awarding at least eight $1,000 scholarships for the same purpose.

To qualify, you must be at least a senior in a local high school and plan to enroll in post-high school studies, including vocational, professional and academic studies, which are not limited to colleges and universities. Applicants may also be anyone who is obtaining an Associates or Bachelor DegreeYou yourself must be a primary member of Sharefax Credit Union to be eligible.

 By submitting this application, you will be considered for scholarships by both, Sharefax Credit Union and the Cincinnati Area Credit Union Outreach Alliance.

 Please return your completed application to: Sharefax Credit Union, Scholarship Committee, 7443 S. Mason Montgomery Rd., Mason, OH 45040, postmarked no later than February 12, 2021This form may be reproduced on a computer.

Winners only will be notified by email by April 3, 2020.  Names of the winners may be published in the local newspaper after the awards dinner.

Deadline was Friday, February 12, 2021

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Cincinnati Area Credit Union Outreach Alliance Scholarship

the Credit Union Outreach Alliance is awarding at least eight $1,000 scholarships for the same purpose.

To qualify for the scholarship award, an applicant must be at least a high school senior in pursuit of post-secondary education of any kind, including professional, vocational, and academic studies not limited to colleges and universities.  The applicant must be a primary member of a Credit Union located in one of the Chapter area counties, which are Hamilton, Clermont, Brown, Adams, Warren, and Butler.

Winners only will be notified by email by April 9, 2021. Names of the winners may be published in the local newspaper after the awards dinner.

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Ohio Credit Union Foundation Video Scholarship – TO BE ANNOUNCED

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2020 Donald Jeffers Scholarship Winners

First place scholarship for $2,000

SPENCER BAKER

 

Second place scholarships for $1,000

JASON KEITH

MYA RHODEN

Cincinnati Area Credit Union Outreach Alliance Scholarship

The Scholarship Committee of the Cincinnati Area Credit Union Outreach Alliance invites you to apply for a scholarship. There will be at least eight scholarships awarded at $1,000 each. To qualify, you must be at least a senior in a local high school and plan to enroll in post-high school studies, including vocational, professional and academic studies, which are not limited to colleges and universities. Applicants may also be anyone who is obtaining an Associates or Bachelor Degree. You yourself must be a primary member of an Ohio Credit Union in one of the Cincinnati Chapter area counties to be eligible. (Cincinnati Chapter Counties are: Hamilton, Clermont, Brown, Adams, Butler, and Warren)

Winners only will be notified by email by April 3, 2020.  Names of the winners may be published in the local newspaper after the awards dinner.

Please mail scholarship entry to:

CACUOA Scholarship Committee

C/O Karen Riel

United Methodist Financial Credit Union

431 Ohio Pike, Suite 100N

Cincinnati, OH  45255

Deadline to apply: Postmarked by Friday, February 14, 2020

Ohio Credit Union Foundation Video Scholarship - deadline extended

The Ohio Credit Union Foundation believes in lifting up our Ohio student credit union members who are moving on to higher education through its annual video scholarship. Students can submit a short video for the chance to win one of three scholarships towards college tuition. Applications are being accepted starting now through jJune 1, 2020, and we hope you can play a role in promoting this substantial scholarship to your membership.

To qualify for the video scholarship, student applicants must:
– be at least a high school senior;
– be a member of an Ohio-based credit union; and
– plan to pursue an undergraduate degree during the 2020-2021 school year.

Applicants must:
– Create a 1 to 2½-minute video addressing this year’s request:
“Imagine you are now running your credit union, and you need to promote the benefits of membership. Create a 1 to 2.5-minute commercial to entice community members to join your credit union.”

Video entries can be edgy, funny, bold, simple, serious – or anything in between. Entries will be judged on accuracy of information presented, effectiveness in addressing the scholarship question, and originality.

Promotional materials are attached. Please promote this scholarship opportunity in your lobbies, newsletters, website, and on your social media outlets.

Video entries must be submitted online via the Foundation’s website, www.OhioCreditUnionFoundation.org, by 11:59:59 p.m. EDT June 1, 2020. The scholarship winners will be announced June 22, 2020.

2019 Donald Jeffers Scholarship Award Winners

Sharefax Credit Union awarded two (2) $500 scholarships in the name of Donald Jeffers. 

Winners:

Erin Jennings, Northern Kentucky University

Jason Keith, West Clermont High School