Miriam Lieb Scholarship

Transportation FCU is committed to supporting the educational journey of students as they strive to make their dreams a reality. Young people today are faced with overwhelming and ever more sophisticated financial product choices regarding spending, saving, and debt. Deciding whether to go to college, and if so how to pay for it, are some of the most important financial decisions of their lifetimes. We want to hear from our young members about the products they currently use or plan on using to help them effectively manage their finances.

2020 Miriam Lieb Scholarship

Scholarship Awards
1st Place $3,000
2nd Place $2,000

Eligibility Requirements

Applicants must be:

  • Be a current TFCU member with an account in their name, in good standing; new members are welcomed to apply as part of this program.
  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.00 or better
  • Be enrolled full-time at an accredited four-year university/college or vocational school, entering their freshman through senior year the fall of this year
  • Submit an original 600-800 word typed essay; please note the word count at the end of the essay.
    Topic: How will financial literacy enable you to succeed in our increasingly complex global economy?




Entries must be submitted to Miriam Lieb Memorial Scholarship, Transportation FCU, P.O. Box 25947, Alexandria, VA 22313 or faxed to: Attention TFCU Scholarship Committee, 202-385-6098.

Transportation FCU employees, volunteers, and their immediate family members are not eligible to apply.

Applications and all associated materials must be postmarked or received by March 31, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time.

Should you have questions, email marketing@transfcu.org.