2023 Donald Jeffers Scholarship &

Cincinnati Area Credit Union Outreach Alliance 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 2023-2024 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’s degree. You 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 Scholarship Committee, 604 Ivy Gateway, Cincinnati, OH 45245, postmarked no later than February 15, 2023. This form may be reproduced on a computer.

Winners only will be notified by email by March 31, 2023. Winners will be invited to the Sharefax Annual Meeting on April 16, 2023 and/or the CACUOA dinner (date to be announced).

Ohio Credit Union Foundation 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 does your credit union support the local community?

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 Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2023, and ends Friday, April 28, 2023. All video entries must be submitted by Friday, April 28, 2023, at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT.

For a complete list of rules, click here.



Applicants must be a member of an Ohio-based credit union who is in good standing and currently attends, or has been accepted to attend an accredited college or university, in pursuit of an undergraduate degree may apply. Proof of acceptance/enrollment will need to be submitted upon request.

For a complete list of rules, click here.




2022 Donald Jeffers Scholarship

$2,000 - Jason Keith

$1,000 - Emmitt Bicknell and Evan Hughes

2022 scholarship winners1