Applications are still being accepted – until January 31, 2011 – for the A.G. “Tony” Marino Scholarship Program. SMCU will award ten $2,000 scholarships to qualified students for the 2011-2012 academic school year. Each student awarded a scholarship will be notified during the second week of March, 2011.
The scholarship program was established to honor Mr. Marino, our founder, and his many contributions to the credit union. All SMCU members or dependent children of members are eligible for the scholarship program with the exception of Board Directors, children of either Board Directors or Scholarship Committee Members and previous scholarship winners. Each scholarship will be awarded based on academic standing, financial need, extracurricular activities and/or employment.
Applications must be postmarked no later than January 31, 2011. It is essential for each applicant to include all required documents with his/her scholarship application, including the following:
- School transcript or equivalent.
- A minimum of two current letters of recommendation.
- Responses to all essay questions on the application (maximum length listed on application).
Applications lacking any of the required documents will not be considered for the scholarship award.
Seattle Metropolitan Credit Union
Attn: Administrative Coordinator
PO Box 780
Seattle, WA 98111-0780
In addition to scholarships, SMCU now offers private student loans
When federal loans aren’t enough to cover the cost of your college education, SMCU’s new Private Student Loan can be the answer to your funding needs.
- Borrow as little as $2,000 or as much as $30,000 per year.
- Competitive Interest Rates and with good grades, get even lower rates.
- Quick approval.
- No Cosigner Required.