DNCU Scholarship Program

DNCU Scholarships


Del Norte Credit Union 2020-2021 Scholarships 

 

UPDATE: The 2020-2021 DNCU Scholarship Program Is Now Closed For New Applications.

NOTE: Due to circumstances relating to COVID-19, scholarship announcements may be delayed.

Please email your 202 Scholarship Application to:

Del Norte Credit Union Scholarship Program

Scholarship America

One Scholarship Way

Saint Peter, MN 56082

Download Your 2020 Scholarship Application 

Download 2020 Scholarship Guidelines


DNCU Scholarship Program

Del Norte Credit Union has established a scholarship program to assist credit union members who are high school seniors, equivalent home school seniors, or a recipient of a GED and plan to continue their education in college or vocational school programs. Scholarships are offered each year for full-time study at an accredited institution of the student’s choice. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.

ELIGIBILITY
Applicants must meet all of the following criteria:
• Be a member of Del Norte Credit Union prior to the application deadline.
• Be a high school senior, equivalent home school senior, or a recipient of a GED received in same year of higher education enrollment.
• Plan to enroll in full-time undergraduate study at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school for the entire 2020-2021 academic year.
• Have a minimum grade point average of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale (or its equivalent).

AWARDS
If selected as a recipient, the student will receive a one-time award of $1,000. Up to ten (10) awards will be granted.

SELECTION OF RECIPIENTS
Scholarship recipients are selected on the basis of academic performance, demonstrated leadership and participation in school and community activities, work experience, statement of career and educational goals and objectives, unusual personal or family circumstances, and an outside appraisal. Students will be asked to submit a one-page essay of no more than 300 words. Submitted essays are not part of the selection process but may be used by Del Norte Credit Union for promotional purposes. Financial need is not considered.

Selection of recipients is made by Scholarship Management Services. In no instance does any officer or employee of the Del Norte Credit Union play a part in the selection. All applicants agree to accept the decision as final.

REVISIONS
Del Norte Credit Union reserves the right to review the conditions and procedures of this scholarship program and to make changes at any time including termination of the program.

INFORMATION For questions regarding the scholarship program, please email klsalazar@dncu.org