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Application Deadline Extended to July 9th, 2020!

Scholarships

There’s more to being a Voyage FCU member—especially if you plan to graduate high school in the near future. Our scholarship program aims to give a budgetary boost to our graduating members for use toward college tuition and fees. Check out our current scholarships and apply today!

  • Voyage High School Scholarships

    Voyage High School Scholarships

    There are two $500 awards available for use by full-time students enrolled in an accredited college, university, trade or technical school for the 2019-20 school year.

    1. 2020 – 2021 scholarship deadline is Friday, July 9th, 2020.
    2. Applications are available at all credit union branches and on our website from January through July.
    3. Scholarships are awarded to recipients in July 2020 at our Annual Meeting.

    Who Can Apply

     

    All applicants must:

    • Be a graduating high school senior

    • Have a minimum 2.5 cumulative GPA

    • Be a primary Voyage FCU member in good standing

    • Not be a Voyage FCU employee, director or committee member or an immediate family member of one

     

     

    How to Apply

     

    In your mailed submission, only include:

    • A one-page written essay or video essay—your choice—describing an activity or organization in which you’re involved and why it’s important to you (guidelines below)

    • A letter of recommendation from a teacher, counselor or community leader who is not related to you

    • A completed, signed scholarship application form

    Please also request a high school transcript be mailed to Voyage FCU in a sealed, stamped envelope.

    To apply download the application HERE.

     

    Questions?

    Contact us at 605.338.2533 or 800.370.9555 or download the application below.

    Download Application
  • Thomas Wolff Memorial Scholarship

    Thomas Wolff Memorial Scholarship

    The Thomas Wolff Memorial Scholarship is given in memory of Voyage FCU board member Thomas Wolff to be used toward higher education expenses. There is one $500 award available for use by full-time, adult students enrolled in an accredited U.S. college, university or technical school for the 2019-20 school year.

    1. 2020 – 2021 scholarship deadline is Friday, July 9th, 2020.
    2. Applications are available at all credit union branches and on our website from January through July.
    3. Scholarships are awarded to recipients in July 2020 at our Annual Meeting.

    Who Can Apply

     

    All applicants must:

    • Be 18 years or older

    • Be a Voyage FCU member in good standing for at least a year

    • Not be a Voyage FCU employee, director or volunteer or an immediate family member of one

    • Not be a previous scholarship winner

     

     

     

    How to Apply

     

    In your mailed submission, only include:

    • A completed, signed scholarship application form

    • A one-page written essay or video essay—your choice—describing an activity or organization in which you’re involved and why it’s important to you (guidelines below)

    • Copies of certificates, awards or lists of achievements, community and extracurricular activities, work experience and church functions (optional)

    To apply download the application HERE.

     

    Questions?

    Contact us at 605.338.2533 or 800.370.9555 or download the application below.

    Download the Application
  • Darla Erb Leadership Scholarship

    Darla Erb Leadership Scholarship

    The scholarship was established in 2020 to honor Darla Erb, who served as President/CEO at Voyage FCU for over 20 years. She believed that a commitment to lifelong learning, growing your skills and service to others in our communities are vital steps towards personal excellence and compassionate leadership.

    1. 2020 – 2021 scholarship deadline is Friday, July 9th, 2020.
    2. Applications are available at all credit union branches and on our website from January through July.
    3. Scholarships are awarded to recipients in July 2020 at our Annual Meeting.

    Who Can Apply

     

    All applicants must:

    • Be a graduating high school senior applying for admission into a program at an accredited college or technical school OR be an adult currently enrolled at an accredited college for technical school

    • Be a female Voyage FCU member in good standing for at least one year

    • Not be a Voyage FCU employee, director or volunteer or an immediate family member of one

     

    How to Apply

     

    In your mailed submission, only include:

    • A one-page written essay  (Typed, no more than 500 words) describing how your selected education and career path will help you achieve your personal aspirations and help you with service to others

    • A completed, signed scholarship application form

    • An official high school transcript

    • Student applicants: Please provide two written recommendations, one from a department head/advisor, teacher or professor, and one from an employer or volunteer agency director

    To apply download the application HERE.

    Questions?

    Contact us at 605.338.2533 or 800.370.9555 or download the application below.

    Download Application