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Chartway Federal Credit Union Announces 25th Annual Directors’ Memorial Scholarship Program

Feb 28, 2014 by Lewis Wood

Chartway Federal Credit Union and its divisions of HeritageWest and SouthWest Community, today announces that it is now accepting applications for its 2014 Directors’ Memorial College Scholarship. This year, the credit union and its divisions will award eight student members with $2,000 scholarships, totaling $16,000 in academic aid.

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Credit Union Will Award Eight Students $2,000 Each

Virginia Beach, VA (February 28, 2014) – Chartway Federal Credit Union and its divisions of HeritageWest and SouthWest Community, today announces that it is now accepting applications for its 2014 Directors’ Memorial College Scholarship. This year, the credit union and its divisions will award eight student members with $2,000 scholarships, totaling $16,000 in academic aid.

Now in its 25th year, the scholarship program annually awards scholarships to deserving student members pursuing graduate or undergraduate degrees, or those returning to complete their degrees at a college or graduate school. Recipients are selected on the basis of need, activities, academic performance, an essay, and letter of reference.

Interested applicants have until April 18, 2014, to submit an electronic application, located at www.Chartway.com/promotions. 

“Chartway Federal Credit Union and its divisions are honored to promote our industry's "people helping people" philosophy,” said Ron Burniske, President and CEO. “Providing support to our student members - the military, business, and professional leaders of tomorrow – is one vital way we are able to do exactly that.”

The Director’s Memorial Scholarship program was created in 1989 by its board members in recognition of the credit union’s success. Since its inception, the credit union has awarded more than $160,500 in student scholarships to its members.

About the Chartway Federal Credit Union Family of Credit Unions
Chartway FCU, a not-for-profit financial institution, has been serving members and families since 1959, building a service network that includes 59 branches in 10 states. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, VA, the credit union’s reach extends through Arkansas, Florida, Georgia, New Jersey, North Carolina, Ohio, Rhode Island, Texas, Virginia, and Utah. HeritageWest Credit Union and SouthWest Community Credit Union joined the Chartway family in 2010.

Altogether, the organization has assets of approximately $1.9 billion and serves nearly 200,000 members. For more information, visit www.chartway.com; or, follow them at www.facebook.com/chartwayfcu. 

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