FCSU helps its members succeed through education by awarding over $79,000 in college scholarships each year.

Slovak CU Scholarships Available

The Slovak CU will be offering scholarships to first time post high school students living in Armstrong County, PA that have been accepted to furthering education programs. This is NOT limited to graduating high school seniors. Applications will be available June 1st and may be picked up at the CU Club, 910 6th Avenue, Ford City, PA 16226 or contact Vicki Schaub @ 724-763-9229. NO applications will be accepted after July 15th. Scholarships will be reviewed by the committee. Recommendations will be decided by the Board of Directors at the August 3rd meeting. All applicants will be notified.

Vicki L. Schaub
Branch 200 Financial Secretary

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Pennsylvania Fraternal Alliance 2017 Scholarship Program

The Scholarship Committee of the Pennsylvania Fraternal Alliance is announcing that the 2017 applications are now available for the annual Scholarship Program. Applications can be obtained through eligible members of a Fraternal Benefit Society belonging to the Pennsylvania Fraternal Alliance or by contacting the Pennsylvania Fraternal Alliance Secretary-Treasurer at or 888-834-6614.

Applicants must:
• Be a resident of Pennsylvania and a member of a Fraternal Benefit Society that is a member of the Pennsylvania Fraternal Alliance.
• Be a 2017 high school graduate attending an accredited college, university, trade school, etc. in the summer/fall of 2017 as a full time student (twelve semester credits).
• Obtain a recommendation letter from their Fraternal Benefit Society.
• Submit a 500-word essay on: “What does fraternal mean to you? What would you do to increase the relevance of fraternals to you and your peers?”

Return the completed application, essay and letter of recommendation, postmarked no later than September 1, 2017 to Virginia Holmes Chairperson, Pennsylvania Fraternal Alliance Scholarship Committee, 1625 Vermont Avenue, White Oak, PA 15131

At least one $500 scholarship will be awarded. Additional scholarships may be awarded depending upon available funds.

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