2020 College Scholarship
Deadline: Scholarship application and supporting documents must be submitted to Wave Federal Credit Union by Friday, April 3, 2020.
Wave Federal Credit Union will be awarding six $500 college scholarships this year to full-time students currently enrolled in or accepted to a college or university undergraduate program for the 2020 school year. One student will also have an opportunity to win an additional scholarship, provided by the Cooperative Credit Union Association of Rhode Island. Students who are a member of Wave Federal Credit Union or whose parent(s) or guardian are a member are eligible.
1. The applicant must be a full-time student currently enrolled in or accepted to a college/university undergraduate program for the 2020 school year.
2. The applicant or parent/guardian must be a member of Wave Federal Credit Union.
3. Students must submit the following items with their completed applications. All items requested must be received for the application to qualify for consideration.
- A completed Wave FCU Scholarship Application Form (in black ink)
- Academic transcript
- A 250 word essay describing what career the student wishes to pursue upon completion of their education
- A detailed list of volunteer and community activities
- A letter of support from a person in authority at a non-profit organization, hospital or other charitable organization that the student is actively involved in serving as a volunteer