RTN Federal Credit Union Announces James A. Burley Jr. Scholarship Contest
Submitted by Discover Waltham on Wed, 03/30/2016 - 10:53am
Waltham, MA— RTN Federal Credit Union will award $10,000 in scholarships as part of its annual James A. Burley Jr. Scholarship Contest. Prizes are $5,000 for first place, $3,000 for second place, and $2,000 for third.
The scholarship is named in honor of former RTN Chairman and Director James A. Burley Jr., who served RTN for more than 30 years.
· Be RTN members (or dependents of members) as of April 1.
· Be enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or post-high school technical college in the fall of 2016.
· Complete an entry form (found at rtn.org).
· Write an essay on the theme, “Choose a person or persons you admire and explain why.” The essays should be typewritten on one 8 ½” x 11" sheet of paper, double spaced with a word length of 150 to 250.
Entries should be sent by U.S. mail, Fed Ex or UPS and be received (not postmarked) by Friday, May 27, 4 pm.
Applications and essays should be forwarded to RTN Federal Credit Union Scholarship Contest,
Attn: Patrice Manley, 600 Main Street, Waltham, MA, 02452.
RTN Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial cooperative, owned by and operated by its members. Established in 1945, RTN is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts, with $825 million in assets, 50,000 members and 20 branches.