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Credit Union Scholarships

Each year, NNMECU offers scholarships to three (3) deserving students entering their Freshman – Senior year of college.

The Charles L. Jones Memorial Scholarship is in the amount of $750 and the two remaining scholarships, the William “Bill” Cutts and J. Emmett Gwaltney Scholarships, are in the amount of $500 each.  The money will be paid to the college of the winner’s choice when he/she is ready to register.

Decision of the judges, who will be persons not directly connected with the Credit Union, shall be final.

All applications require an essay on a pre-determined topic.  Essays should be 500 words in length and should be submitted in a 12-point font, double spaced.  Essay judging will be based on originality, meaningfulness/impact on the applicant’s life, clarity of expression, composition, spelling and grammar.

Completed applications and all required additional items must be received (not post-marked) no later than April 1, 2021.

Applications are available at both NNMECU offices.  To print the application at home, click APPLICATION