Each year Emery Federal Credit Union selects students to receive scholarships ranging from $1000 to $500 to attend either a two or four year accredited college or university in the United States.

If you are an active Emery Federal Credit Union member and plan on attending college in the fall of 2020, we encourage you to apply between April 1 and June 30.

Scholarship Amount

Three $1,000 and two $500 scholarships will be awarded annually for attending either a two or four year accredited college or university.


  • Applicant must be an active Emery Federal Credit Union Member.
  • Must be planning to attend a two or four year college in the fall as a full-time student.
  • Emery Federal Credit Union Employees, Board Members and their immediate famailies are not eligible.

Criteria for Winning the Scholarship

The Scholarship will be awarded based on the following criteria:

  • Academic achievement
  • Community involvement
  • Financial need
  • Completion of a 300-word essay explaining why the Credit Union is important to their family and themselves
  • Letters of recommendation – minimum of three

Award Procedures

  • Scholarship check will be made payable to the recipient at the beginning of each term. To receive the check, send a copy of the original bill and/or a list of classes to: Scholarship Emery FCU to the address below.
  • At the end of the term, send a copy of an official report card to Scholarship Emery Federal Credit Union.
  • Grade point average must be 2.5 or greater

Application Process

To apply you must complete an Emery Federal Credit Union Scholarship Application.
Please mail the application to:

Emery Federal Credit Union
P. O. Box 498967
Cincinnati, OH 45249-8967
Attention: Scholarship Selection Committee

Or you may email a PDF form back to our office at
The application must be postmarked no later than June 30th.

Notification Date

Decisions will be made by July 31st. You will be notified by mail within two weeks after that date.