Annual Scholarships

Eighteenth Annual College Scholarship Award

Community Powered Federal Credit Union will once again grant three (3), one thousand dollar ($1000) scholarships to qualifying high school seniors.

We encourage all qualified students to apply for these scholarships. Applications will be available on April 27, 2018.


Applicants must be a high school senior, graduating in 2018 from a public, private, or parochial school, and be a member of Community Powered.

  1. Applicants must fully complete the attached application (Available on April 27, 2018).

  2. Applicants must submit a typed or video essay based on a topic provided by the credit union.

  3. Applicants must meet the entrance requirements of a college of their choice and provide proof of their acceptance.

  4. Applicants must submit a signed letter of recommendation from a teacher, instructor, or guidance counselor.

  5. Applicants must have a parent or legal guardian who is a member of Community Powered Federal Credit Union account, in good standing.

  6. Applicants must be the primary member of their own Community Powered Federal Credit Union account, in good standing.

  7. To be eligible for selection, all required items must be submitted as a package and be received by Community Powered Federal Credit Union no later than Friday, June 8, 2018.

All entries will be judged by an independent agency, whose decisions are final. We will announce scholarship winners in late July. Winners will be asked to submit a photograph for publication in our newsletter.

Community Powered can help parents finance educational expenses through products such as a Home Equity Loan, or Home Equity Line of Credit. Contact our loan department at (302) 368-2396 for more information. Help your student manage their finances with a Community Powered Free Checking account debit, or VISA® credit card.

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