NEFCU is committed to supporting our local communities. That’s why we have awarded over one million dollars in scholarship and grant programs to support educational endeavors. We offer programs targeted at high school seniors, undergraduate and graduate college students, as well as educators and school administrators. Find an opportunity below to apply:
Application Period: May 15, 2017–July 15, 2017
The Making a Difference Premier Scholarship awards one (1) $20,000 scholarship paid out over four years.
Deadline: July 15, 2017
Only one scholarship type awarded per student. Winning student is required to maintain a GPA of 3.5 each year to receive scholarship. Winners will be announced 6–8 weeks following the application deadline.
Application Period: February 25, 2017–May 16, 2017
The Making a Difference High School Scholarship provides High School Administrators throughout Nassau and Suffolk Counties on Long Island the opportunity to nominate one student from their high school for a $500 scholarship. Interested students may contact his/her Guidance Counselor regarding their High School’s participation.
Deadline: May 16, 2017
Only one student per school should be nominated. Scholarship winners are eligible for the Making a Difference Premier Scholarship. Winners will be announced 6–8 weeks following the application deadline.
For questions regarding this program, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.