As a member of the Ambridge Area Federal Credit Union, you have access to TWO scholarships. The first, our own NEFE Scholarship, is based on a program we sponsor for seniors at the AASD Senior High School’s Economics class. The second is the Beaver Valley Chapter of Credit Unions’ scholarship, which is available to student members in good standing. If you are a student entering or currently in college, please look into applying for these scholarships.
Seniors at Ambridge Area Senior High School:
Check the Guidance Office and our Office in Spring 2013 for our application.
You must have completed the NEFE Program in your Economics class.
BEAVER VALLEY CHAPTER OF CREDIT UNIONS Scholarship
I: Applicant must be a member in good standing for at least 6 montshat a credit union that is a member of the BVCCU.
II: Applicant must be a high school graduate as of July 1, 2014.
III: Applicant must have a GPA of at least 2.5 for the previous semester, and it must be reflected on the official transcripts.
IV: Applicant must be pursuing an accredited two-year degree, four-year degrre, or full-time job preparatory program at an accredited trade or technical school.
V: Applicant must complete and submit a typed or printed BVCCU scholarship appliction and the requested information on the application.
VI: Applicants may apply annually if they ahve not received a scholarship from the BVCCU.
VII: Five $500 scholarships will be awarded annually, and a panel of judges from outside the BVCCU will select recipients. Judges will base their decision on the neatness of the information provided, the list and description of participation in activities, the statement of personal goals, the content of the essay and the correct English usage. In the event of a tie, the deciding factor will be the applicant’s community service.
VIII: All applications and required information must be received by March 10, 2014 and sent to the following address only:
West AirComm FCU
ATTN: Beaver Valley Chapter Scholarship Committee
2015 Main Street
Aliquippa, PA 15001
IX: Selected recipients will be notified no later than April 15, 2014 and will be invited to attend a meeting to receive their scholarships.
Click the link below to download the PDF of the 2014 Beaver Valley Chapter of Credit Unions’ scholarship.
Please make sure you mail it to the correct address, shown above.