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2019 Scholarship

Application Deadline: April 22, 2019

​You can win! 

With the philosophy of people helping people, American First Credit Union is offering $3,000 in scholarship money to high school students. The scholarship program is our commitment to support learning and helping our next generation with their financial needs. 

$1,000 will be awarded to three high school students in a single, non-renewable scholarship. 

High school seniors who meet the following criteria may apply:

  • Be a high school senior graduating in 2019 from an accredited high school

  • Have a 3.0 GPA and above 

  • Plan on attending an accredited college or a trade school in the summer or fall of 2019

  • Submit a two-page essay following essay requirements

  • Meet one of the following affiliations:

  1. Live or attend a high school in the credit union’s geographic service area. Service area includes all cities in Orange County and 16 select surrounding cities; 
  2. Be a member of American First Credit Union or
  3. Be sponsored by an American First Credit Union member (could be a relative, friend, teacher/counselor, community member)

Submit your application

Email: Marketing@amerfirst.org

Mail: American First Credit Union 
Education & Scholarship
PO Box 2477
Brea, CA 92822-2477

Visit a branch: Branch Locations (Mon-Thur: 9am-5pm; Friday: 9am-6pm) 

Applications must be emailed, postmarked, or received at a branch office no later than April 22, 2019 by 6:00 p.m. (PT)

Download the Application


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