College Scholarship Contest Under Way at Massachusetts Credit Unions
RTN Federal Credit Union is accepting applications for a college scholarship contest sponsored by the Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA). RTN actively participates in CCUA community efforts and drives throughout the year.
The statewide contest is open to high school seniors who will be enrolled in an undergraduate college degree program during the 2016-2017 academic year. The students must be RTN members or have parents or guardians who are members. CCUA will award six $1,500 prizes.
Each entrant must complete an application, submit an academic transcript of his/her grades and a typewritten essay, in 250 words or less, about a person or event that has inspired them and the effect that person or event has had on their outlook on life. RTN will select its top three applications to forward to CCUA.
Applications, transcripts and essays must be submitted by Friday, February 26 to RTN Federal Credit Union, Attn: Marketing Department, College Scholarship Contest, 365 Boylston Street, Brookline, MA 02445. For more information, call 617.278.5620.
RTN Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial cooperative, providing members with high-quality financial products and customized service. Founded in 1945, RTN is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts, with $825 million in assets, nearly 50,000 members and 20 community and worksite branches. Membership is open to employees and families of more than 650 employer groups.