Scholarship Program

Scholarship Awards

The MC Federal Credit Union Scholarship Program was established to provide educational funds for members. It is to be awarded to a current high school senior or continuing higher education student.

MC Federal Credit Union will award two scholarships in the amount of $1000 each to the student(s) who are enrolled in an accredited college or university for the upcoming academic school year. Decisions are final.

Awarding of Scholarships:

MC Federal Credit Union reserves the right to withhold award of all scholarships if too few qualified applications are received. Decisions will not be based on default. One scholarship application will be accepted per applicant. Decisions are made by MC Federal Credit Union Scholarship selection committee. All decisions are final.

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Previous Winners:

2023 Scholarship Essay Topic: Imagine you are talking with a friend. Explain to them the value of your credit union membership.

Sean Witmer, 2023 Scholarship Winner
Seth Yoder, 2023 Scholarship Winner

2020 Scholarship Essay Topic: Credit Unions have a philosophy of “People Helping People” and Community Enrichment; How will your college education and experience help make you a better member of your community?

Members Choice presenting check to Blake Wirt, 2020 winner
Blake Wirt, 2020 Scholarship Winner
Members Choice presenting check to Jillian Miller 2020 winner
Jillian Miller, 2020 Scholarship Winner

2019 Scholarship Essay Topic: Credit Union membership is growing; however, credit unions only hold a small percentage in the financial services industry. What are the most important factors behind the choices individuals make in selecting a financial partner? How would you go about increasing Credit Union awareness?

Scholarship Winner, Ayden Yoder, with staff and large check
Ayden Yoder, 2019 Scholarship Winner