UM Connectional Federal Credit Union Opens Annual College Scholarship Applications


Are you or do you know a UM Connectional Credit Union member age 17-35 who is attending or planning to attend college? Our United Methodist Credit Union has announced that its annual college scholarship program is accepting 2016 applications. Four winning applicants, one from each of the Credit Union's four conferences (Florida, North Georgia, South Georgia and Alabama-West Florida) will receive a $1000 scholarship each.

Applicants need to meet the following requirements:

  1. Be a Credit Union Member in Good Standing:
    Joining requires a $25 initial deposit into a share/savings account, but once you’re a member, you can easily open a checking account, get a debit card and enroll in online banking so you’ll be all ready with the right financial tool kit.
  2. Submit a 500-Word Essay:
    Write an essay that answers the following questions:
    • Why should United Methodist church members belong to UMC FCU?
    • What does the Credit Union offer them and the Methodist Community?
  3. Complete and Submit the Application and Essay no later than April 29, 2016.

Click here to download the 2016 UMC FCU Scholarship application.

If you have any questions regarding the scholarship program, contact UMC FCU at 1-800-282-9368.