TFCU Members Can Win a
$1,000 College Scholarship

Are you or a family member headed off to college in 2017? Transportation FCU is pleased to announce a college scholarship opportunity that may make it easier for you to meet tuition costs. The $12,000 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for 2017 is underway now!

There will be ten $1,000 essay-based scholarships, one $1,000 video-based scholarship and one $1,000 photo-based scholarship. 

Scholarship winners will be announced in April 2017 on the Credit Union Foundation MD|DC’s scholarship website:

This year’s essay topic is:
"As a credit union member, explain why someone should choose a credit union as their primary financial institution over alternative service providers, such as for-profit banks."

This year’s essay video topic is:
Create a 60-second advertisement targeted specifically at a younger viewer (under the age of 30) that highlights the benefits of credit union membership.

This year’s photo theme is “Respectful”

And yes, members can apply in all three categories! Deadline for entries is March 31, 2017. Applications and complete details on the Credit Union College Scholarship Program can be found by clicking here. This scholarship is sponsored by the Credit Union Foundation of MD & DC.