Silver State Schools Credit Union
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Each year Silver State Schools Credit Union recognizes outstanding Nevada students for their academic achievements and community involvement through seven $2,000 scholarships. The SSSCU scholarship program is designed for members and their children, graduating from an accredited high school within the State of Nevada in 2017.

How to apply:

Applicants MUST BE SSSCU members and applications MUST BE received by the Credit Union (at any of its locations) by end of business day on Wednesday, March 22, 2017. Applications received after that time will be disqualified. The selection will be announced by the scholarship committee and awarded at the SSSCU Annual Membership Meeting on April 22, 2017. Selection will be based upon the criteria set out below. Seven $2,000 scholarships are awarded each year (Arlene Parkinson, Bart Roche, Leonard Petoske, William Moore, Terry Mannion, Harold McKay, and Andrew Hunter Scholarships) — all are renewable for up to four years. The following documents must be completed and attached to the application:

  1. Application form with Credit Union association documented (member account number)
  2. Copy of the student’s transcript
  3. Recommendation letter from a teacher
  4. Recommendation letter from a community member or employer
  5. Recommendation letter from a high school counselor
  6. SAT and/or ACT scores

Click below to download the scholarship application and criteria:

Scholarship Application
Scholarship Criteria

Submit applications to any SSSCU location, OR mail to:

Silver State Schools Credit Union, Attn: Marketing Dept.,
4221 McLeod Dr,
Las Vegas, NV 89121

Questions:

Please contact the SSSCU Marketing Department with any questions, marketing@silverstatecu.com.

 

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