Mountain America Credit Union’s 2015 scholarship program offers a total of six scholarships to credit union members and their families (3 – Paul R. Ball and 3 – UPEA Scholarships). The scholarships are awarded based on a student’s academic performance, community volunteer service, a written summary of their educational and career aspirations, and a written essay.
UTAH PUBLIC EMPLOYEES’ ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Deadline: March 3, 2015 by 5:00 pm
-Full-time undergraduate or half-time graduate student who is a spouse/dependent child/legal ward* of a full-time employee of the state of Utah or one of its political subdivisions (i.e. county, municipality, special services district or higher education institution). This individual agrees to serve as sponsor.
-Sponsor is a Utah Public Employees’ Association member.
-Sponsor is a Mountain America Credit Union member.
-Currently enrolled or accepted for study during Fall 2015 quarter/semester at an accredited two or four year college or university.
-Minimum cumulative G.P.A. of 3.0 (B) during the most recent three scholastic reporting periods.
Award: $1,000 (3 awards)
PAUL R. BALL MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP (Seniors)
Deadline: April 24, 2015
-You may apply for one of the three scholarship categories only: Business and Communications Majors, Community Service and Social Service Majors or General Academic and Other Majors.
-Must be a U.S. citizen.
-Member or spouse, dependent child or legal ward* of a member of Mountain America Credit Union.
-Currently enrolled in or accepted at an accredited two- or four-year college or university and registering full-time for undergraduate or at least half-time graduate study.
-Achieved a minimum cumulative grade point average of 2.5 (C+), during the last three reporting periods.
Award: $2,000 (3 awards)