Scholarship Opportunities

2020 Scholarships Now Available!

College-bound high school seniors have the opportunity to compete for three college scholarships at once!

Students that apply (with only one application) are eligible for the following scholarships:

WNY FCU Scholarship up to $1,000.00

NYCUA Erie-Niagara Chapter Scholarship up to $1,500.00

NYCUA Scholarship up to $1,500.00

There is no fee for submitting an application. Applicants MUST be:

  • Members of WNY FCU, interested students that are not members, may open a savings account and become a member enabling them to apply
  • College-bound high school seniors at the time of application
  • Attending either a 2 or 4-year accredited educational institution for the first time in the fall of 2020

Interested students are encouraged to:

1. Click here to download an application. (Students may also pick up an application at WNY FCU)
2. Complete the application form and the required essay.
3. Obtain required transcripts and a parent/guardian signature.
4. Return completed application and supporting materials to WNY FCU no later than January 10, 2020


All statewide applications are scored and money is awarded at all three levels based on the given scores. Winners will be announced in May 2020.