Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship Applications Now Open!

Posted on 10/28/2020 at 04:30 PM by Megan Stelter

The Iowa Credit Union Foundation's (ICUF) 2021 Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship application is now open to Iowa credit union members who are high school seniors or post-secondary students.

FPCU encourages our membership to apply for the following: 

  • High School Scholarship - Designated for high school seniors planning to enter college in 2021.

  • Post-High School Scholarship - Designated for individuals entering or attending an accredited undergraduate, graduate or vocational program in 2021.

Each applicant will be asked to answer the following prompt:

The COVID-19 pandemic has had a devastating effect on personal health and financial well-being for many in our community. Thousands of Iowans have lost jobs or experienced reduced work hours, highlighting the critical need for access to emergency savings. Please share strategies that encourage or incent savings and how your credit union can assist. Consider sharing personal examples in this essay.

The essay must be the original work of the applicant and is limited to 500 words. Judging will be based on originality, clarity, meaningful content, accurate presentation of facts, adherence to contest rules, spelling, grammar and punctuation. The deadline for applications is February 5, 2021.

Winners will be notified in April 2021 and the results will be posted to the Iowa Credit Union Foundation website.

Find additional information about the scholarship here

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