2020 Scholarships 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

Applicants must be a current member at WNY FCU or can join prior to applying. Account opening at the Credit Union is quick and easy, available Monday – Saturday! 

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.