Scholarships

SCHOLARSHIPS

 

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

2022 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 2022-2023 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 Degree. You yourself must be a primary member of Sharefax Credit Union.

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

 Please return your completed application to: Sharefax Credit Union, Scholarship Committee, 604 Ivy Gateway, Cincinnati, OH 45245 postmarked no later than February 18, 2022. This form may be reproduced on a computer.

Winners of the Donald Jeffers Scholarship will be notified by email by March 14, 2022.  Winners will be invited to attend the Sharefax Annual Meeting, Sunday April 3rd at the Holiday Inn Eastgate.

Deadline was Friday, February 18, 2022


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).

Please return your completed application to: CACUOA Scholarship Committee, C/O Karen Riel, Christian Family Credit Union, 410 Chamber Drive, Milford, OH 45150, postmarked no later than February 18, 2022. This form may be reproduced on a computer.

Winners only will be notified by email by April 15, 2022. Names of the winners may be published in the local newspaper after the awards dinner.


Ohio Credit Union Foundation Video Scholarship

About the Video Scholarship

The Ohio Credit Union Foundation is offering Ohio undergraduate credit union members the opportunity to apply for one of three scholarships ($5,000, $2,500 & $1,000) by creating an interactive 1 to 2½-minute video answering the following scholarship question:

How Can Credit Unions Attract Younger Members?

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

The Video Scholarship begins on Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022, and ends Friday, April 29, 2022. All video entries must be submitted by Friday, April 29, 2022, at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT.

FOR APPLICATION, CLERE HERE.

 

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2022 Donald Jeffers Scholarship

$2,000 - Jason Keith

$1,000 - Emmitt Bicknell and Evan Hughes

2022 scholarship winners1

 

 

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