Education is the key to success and Ascentra Credit Union wants to help our members who are looking to improve their lives by seeking higher education by offering the Ascentra Scholarship Competition.
The Ascentra Credit Union Scholarship Competition expanded to offer a total of $10,000 in scholarships to assist members planning to further their education.
The scholarships are as follows:
- Five $1,000 scholarships for high school students planning to enter college
- Five $1,000 scholarships for members age 19 or over, considered non-traditional or continuing education students
Entrants are required to write an essay of approximately 500 words on the topic:
“Credit Unions were founded on the premise of people helping people. If it were up to you, how would you let the world know of this founding philosophy?”
All entries must be postmarked no later than: March 1, 2014
More Scholarship Opportunities
Don't stop now! There are many more scholarships available for you or someone you may know. Here are a couple to get you started.