2018 Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship
The Iowa Credit Union Foundation is pleased to announce the 2018 Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship is now accepting applications. ICUF will award $5,750 in scholarships to Iowa credit union members who are high school seniors or graduates. Application is due by February 9, 2018.
High School Scholarship- These scholarships are designated for high school seniors planning to enter college in 2018.
- First-place is $1,500
- Second place is $1,000
- Third place is $750
- Fourth place is $500
Post-High School Scholarship- These scholarships are designated for individuals entering or attending an accredited undergraduate, graduate or vocational program in 2018. The post-high school scholarship category will award two $1,000 scholarships.
Visit scholarsavvy.com to apply and write an essay that is no more than 500 words on the following topic.
Credit unions are not-for-profit, financial institutions that utilize the cooperative model. The "people helping people" philosophy is the guiding principle to serve their member's financial needs. Please explain what a cooperative is and why the "people helping people" philosophy is important. How does your membership in a credit union support your financial future?
The essay must be the original work of the applicant. Judging will be based on originality, clarity, meaningful content, accurate presentation of facts, adherence to contest rules, spelling, grammar and punctuation. The deadline for applications is February 9, 2018.
Winners will be notified via mail in April 2018, and the results will be posted here on our website.
*Eligibility is limited to members of a credit union affiliated with the Iowa Credit Union League.