(PRWEB) March 08, 2016
Andrews Federal Credit Union announced the opening of its 2016 Scholarship Program. Ten $1,500 non-renewable college scholarships are available to students who are Andrews Federal members or dependents of members in good standing as of March 1, 2016.
Applicants must be pursuing a degree from an accredited college or university. Applications will be judged on an essay composition and must include community service activities.
“Andrews Federal offers these scholarships every year to help our members with the cost of higher education,” said Jim Hayes, Andrews Federal President & CEO. “We also include a financial literacy component in the essay portion, because our members’ financial health is just as important to us.”
Scholarship applications and instructions are available in Andrews Federal branches or can be downloaded at andrewsfcu.org/scholarship2016.
About Andrews Federal Credit Union
Andrews Federal Credit Union was founded in 1948 to serve the needs of military and civilian personnel by providing a vast array of financial products and services. With over $1 billion in assets, Andrews Federal has grown to serve more than 116,000 members in the District of Columbia, Joint Base Andrews (MD), Springfield, Virginia (VA), Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst (NJ), and military installations in central Germany, Belgium, and the Netherlands. In addition, the Credit Union serves as a financial partner with many select employee groups in Maryland, the District of Columbia, Virginia and New Jersey.
To learn more about Andrews Federal Credit Union and its community involvement, or to become a member, call 800.487.5500 or visit http://www.andrewsfcu.org.