Now Accepting Applications

Energy Capital Credit Union is now accepting scholarship applications for the 2021-2022 school year. As part of our commitment to the community, ECCU will award four, $500 scholarships to members who are graduating high school seniors in the 2021-2022 class or members continuing their education or members who will attend a trade school in the fall.

Eligibility Requirements

  • Must be a current ECCU member
  • Must be a graduating high school senior in the 2021-2022 class, continuing education student or attending trade school in the fall

How To Apply

  • Download and complete the 2021-2022 scholarship application.
  • Submit a 500-word essay or 5-minute video on one of the following topics:
Topic A: What do you think a credit union is and how can credit unions better educate you about the benefits of membership as well as ways to reach a younger audience?
Topic B: The credit union philosophy is "People Helping People." Describe
how a credit union can help you and your family reach their financial goals.
  • Include your official transcripts with your completed application

Submission Deadline

Submit completed application and supporting materials by June 30, 2021.

Winners will be announced here July 16, 2021.
A panel of judges selected by the credit union will review and assess applicants based on submission materials including the scholarship application, essay or video, transcripts and letters of recommendation.

The top four applicants will each receive a $500 scholarship.