In May, Five Star FCU will award one $1,000 scholarship to a member attending college (freshman through senior year) or trade school full-time in Fall 2019. Applicants will submit a 250-word (minimum) essay on this topic: Describe how using a Five Star FCU checking account (including any related electronic services) will help you manage your money.

All entries, including transcripts/report card copies, must be received by Five Star FCU no later than March 29, 2019; our 2019 scholarship recipient will be announced in May 2019. Please visit a branch or use this application PDF for details.

Credit Union Foundation scholarship

Our members are also eligible to apply for a Credit Union Foundation of MD/DC scholarship. The Foundation awards $12,000 total in scholarships each May to credit union members who are college or trade-school bound. You can submit a written essay, a photo essay or a video (or enter each category). Apply here by March 31.