Georgia United Foundation

Email: foundation@gucu.org

Phone: 770.476.6409

Address: 6705 Sugarloaf Parkway,  Duluth, GA 30097

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Scholarships

it's Time to brainstorm ideas for your college scholarship entry! 

Calling all high school seniors heading to college or trade school in 2020-2021! Georgia United Foundation will begin accepting applications for the 26th Annual High School Scholarship Competition on December 2, 2019. For over 20 years, Georgia United Foundation has offered college scholarships to high school members. Named for the credit union's founder and notable board members, the program offers an opportunity for students to showcase their scholastic achievements and creativity through a video competition. 

 

Enter to win by submitting a 1-minute video answering the following question:

 

Georgia United was founded on the principle of supporting the community through education. How are you going to use your education to help your community?

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CHECK OUT THE 2019 WINNers

$27,500 in scholarships are awarded in four opportunities: 

  • Vernon E. Carne Scholarship for $10,000       

  • Geraldine Tilson Scholarship for $7,500

  • Polly Hinde Scholarship for $5,000

  • Dorothy Dusenberry Pirkle Scholarship for $5,000

Eligibility 

  • Applicants must be high school seniors graduating and entering an accredited college or technical school.

  • Applicants must be a member of Georgia United and accounts must be in good standing. 

Entry

Requirements:

  • Create a 1-minute video answering the following question: "Georgia United was founded on the principle of supporting the community through education. How are you going to use your education to help your community?"

  • Submit an online application including your scholastic achievements and community service projects.