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SSSCU Accepting Scholarship Applications for 2020 High School Seniors

March 02, 2020
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Silver State Schools Credit Union (SSSCU) announces its 2020 scholarship program for high school seniors. The SSSCU scholarship program awards eight high school seniors with $2,000 scholarships renewable for up to four years, for a total of up to $8,000, to use towards higher education. Applicants must be SSSCU members and applications must be received by the Credit Union by Sunday, March 22, 2020. Applications can be submitted at one of our nine branch locations, by mail, or by email. The winning selection will be announced by the scholarship committee and awarded at the SSSCU Annual Membership Meeting on April 25, 2020. 

“Every year, I am blown away by the tenacity and determination these students have to reach their greatest potential. It is encouraging to see how many applications we receive, and we are happy to help make these students’ dreams come true,” notes Teresa Yeoman, SSSCU Board Chair. “The Board of Directors is always in awe of what our youth have accomplished and is excited to offer this award to eight more exceptional students this school year.”

Each year, Silver State Schools Credit Union (SSSCU) recognizes eight local high school seniors who demonstrate excellence in academics, extracurricular activities, and community involvement. SSSCU’s scholarship program is designed for members and their children graduating from an accredited high school within the State of Nevada in 2020. The scholarships are named after past and current Board Members. For more information about the scholarships and to apply, visit

About Silver State Schools Credit Union

Silver State Schools Credit Union (SSSCU), founded in 1951, is a state-chartered financial co-operative. The Credit Union serves over 55,000 members of the educational community and their families in Nevada with nine branches throughout the Las Vegas Valley. SSSCU provides “Excellent Member Service and Financial Solutions – for Life!” via a wide range of banking products, discounts, and resources. By members' choice, member shares and deposits are insured by American Share Insurance up to $250,000 per account. This institution is not federally insured. For more information, visit