March 14, 2017
By Financial Plus Credit Union
FLINT, MI - Financial Plus Credit Union will award two students with a $1,000 scholarship and the application period is now under way. High school students graduating in 2017 with a 3.0 GPA or a current full-time college or university student with a 3.0 GPA can apply until May 2, 2017. The candidate must complete the application with a short essay (500 words or less) on how the candidate will make a positive impact in our community or already is making an impact in the community.
“We are pleased to announce our second annual scholarship program application period is now open. Financial Plus is proud to support these talented and hardworking individuals reach their educational goals. Education plays an important role in the future success of these students. Two students who strive diligently to make their community a better place and want to continue their education will be rewarded.” said Olga Long, Senior Vice President of Financial Plus Credit Union.
To apply for the scholarship, applicants must complete and submit the following; scholarship application, essay, letter of recommendation, and a transcript. Designated Scholarship Judges at Financial Plus Credit Union will review all scholarship entries and award the scholarship recipients based on attaining all eligibility requirements and contents of essay. To apply for the “You are the Future” scholarship please visit: www.myfpcu.com
To learn more about the “You are the Future” scholarship, please contact Kristen Zielinski, Public Relations and Social Media Specialist of Financial Plus Credit Union at (810) 244-2507.
Financial Plus Credit Union is a Flint-based, member-owned, not-for-profit financial institution serving over 53,000 members in 34 counties in Michigan. Financial Plus Credit Union operates through seven conveniently located offices in Flint, Swartz Creek, Fenton, Grand Blanc, Howell, Saginaw, and the rest of the Tri-City area. For more information, please visit www.myfpcu.com or call 800-748-0451.