Georgia United Credit Union Foundation Scholarship

Purpose:
Georgia United Credit Union is the largest credit union in Georgia founded by educators. For over 60 years, Georgia United has been committed to improving the lives of its members and the community it serves by supporting financial literacy programs through education. We are proud to offer this scholarship opportunity to the students at Gwinnett Technical College as they work toward such an important milestone.

Eligibility Requirements

  • The student must be currently enrolled in a certificate, diploma or degree program of study.
  • The student must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 or above.
  • 300 words essay expressing how the scholarship will benefit you in your future educational plans and career goals. Include any additional information or factors such as unusual financial or personal circumstances that you believe should be considered by the Selection Committee reviewing your application. Essay to be submitted on applicants general application.

Applications cannot be processed unless all required documentation is attached to the application at time of submittal.

Scholarship funds are to be used for tuition, books, and program supplies used solely for the benefit of the individual receiving the scholarship. Before funds will be disbursed, the Foundation office must receive a note of thanks from the recipient to the donor(s).

Selection:
The Gwinnett Tech Foundation committee will select and notify the scholarship recipients.

Termination:
If the recipient fails to enroll, withdraws from college, or does not maintain eligibility requirements, the Gwinnett Tech Foundation will select another student if time permits; otherwise, funds will be held in the donor’s account to be carried over to the next semester.

Award
$1,250.00
Deadline
09/30/2021