Waterloo, Iowa: Veridian Credit Union has released scholarship applications for students enrolling in the 2014-2015 academic year. A total of $4,500 will be distributed among five recipients who will head to college in the fall of 2014. Applications are due February 7, 2014. Scholarships are available in four categories:
One $1,000 scholarship and one $500 scholarship will be awarded to incoming freshmen enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or vocational program.
One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to any non-freshman student enrolled in an accredited undergraduate or vocational program.
One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to a student enrolled in an accredited graduate program.
One $1,000 ArtShare scholarship will be awarded to a student who excels in the arts and who plans to pursue educational programs leading to a career in the arts at an accredited undergraduate or vocational program.
Eligible applicants must be a primary account holder in good standing at Veridian. Opening an account at Veridian takes a minimum of five dollars. More information, including details on the application process, is available at www.veridiancu.org.
About Veridian Credit Union
Veridian Credit Union, founded in 1934 in Waterloo, Iowa, is a not-for-profit financial cooperative owned by its members. The credit union offers a full range of consumer financial services and employs more than 575 Iowans throughout 26 branches. For more information, visit www.veridiancu.org or call (800) 235-3228.