You must be a member of a participating New York credit union to apply for a college scholarship through this program. If you are not currently a member, please call Bethann Kibby at (716) 434-2290 ext. 1014 to learn how to join.
1. Complete the attached scholarship application form. Please type or print clearly, and use only the space provided on the form to answer the questions. Other than where specified on the application form, no attachments, resumes, pictures or other materials of any kind should be submitted or used to answer the questions.
2. You and your parent or guardian must sign the Certification and Release Authorization on the back page of the application form.
3. Submit your signed application directly to your credit union by January 4, 2019, along with: • a high school transcript documenting your GPA for grades 9-11; • an SAT/PSAT/ACT transcript; and • a typed essay response. If any portion is incomplete or not included, the application will not be considered.
4. Your application must be signed by a participating management-level employee at your credit union in order to verify your credit union membership. If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact Cornerstone CFCU at (716) 434- 2290 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Winner notifications will be sent in May 2019. Good luck and we look forward to receiving your application!