College Scholarships

Apply now to ease the cost of your number one school.
  • You could win a $2,000 scholarship.
  • Choose essay or video; you may only apply for one. 
  • Apply now through Friday, April 16, 2021.

Paying for college isn't easy. Let us help with a $2,000 scholarship.

You don't have to be the valedictorian to get free money for college. Apply now through Friday, April 16, 2021, and you could win one of ten (10) $2,000 scholarships.

Essay

  • Write 750-1,000 words describing your community service experience. How has your contribution to community service impacted your life and the lives of others?

Or Video

  • Direct, film and edit a 60-second commercial that demonstrates, or promotes the benefits of volunteering for community service. How does volunteering impact local communities? Assume your audience is under the age of 30.

Requirements

  • Your application and the proper documentation must be submitted no later than Friday, April 16, 2021, 11:59 PM.
  • You must provide:
    • Copy of your college or university acceptance letter
    • High-resolution self-portrait or graduation photo with no proofs or watermarks
    • College or university Federal and Student ID numbers of the school you plan to attend

Eligibility

  • You must be an Andrews Federal member in your own right (parental membership does not convey eligibility).
  • Your membership must be in good standing as of April 16, 2021.
  • You must be a graduating high school senior preparing to enter your freshman year of college, or trade school in the Fall of 2021.
  • You must have a minimum grade point average of 2.50 on a 4.0 scale.
  • You must provide an official transcript showing current GPA for verification.
  • Scholarships are not open to employees or board members of Andrews Federal Credit Union, or their families.
  • Limit one scholarship per household.

Winners

  • Scholarship winners will be notified by May 10, 2021.
  • Your rights to the scholarship money will be forfeited if you do not comply with these requirements or if we are unable to reach you.
  • If possible, winners are required to accept their reward in-person at a branch or our Annual Meeting. Photographs will be taken of award winners and their families. Business attire requested. 
    • Winners residing within 25-miles of the Andrews Federal Headquarters location are required to attend our Annual Meeting.
    • Winners that do not reside within 25-miles of the Andrews Federal Headquarters are required to visit the nearest Andrews Federal branch.

College Scholarship Application

Must be an Andrews Federal member in your own right (parental membership does not convey eligibility) in good standing as of April  16, 2021. Must also be a graduating high school senior preparing to enter your freshman year of college or trade school in the fall of 2021. Scholarship Program not open to employees and Board Members of Andrews Federal Credit Union or their families. Limit one scholarship per household. Scholarship winners residing within a 25 mile radius of Headquarters are required to attend our Annual Meeting in June to accept their scholarship rewards. This award is reported  to  the Internal  Revenue Service as income of  the  recipient. Consult  your  tax  advisor  about  your  specific  tax  situation.

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