The 2020 scholarship application will be open for applicants to apply beginning in February 2020. Click here to apply.
To help with educational expenses, the SPE Federal Credit Union Board of Directors has established the SPE Trade and Technical School Scholarship Fund. For 2020, the Board of Directors has approved up to $9,000 to be awarded to up to three local high school seniors who will be continuing their education at any trade or technical school. Our scholarship program is an important part of our credit union’s commitment to giving back to the communities we serve.
- Applicants must be a current high school senior in one of the following school districts:
- Bald Eagle
- Juniata Valley
- Mount Union
- Penns Valley
- Southern Huntingdon
- State College
- Tussey Mountain
- Applicants must intend to be a student at a trade or technical school.
- SPE Federal Credit Union employees, officials, volunteers, and their immediate family members are not eligible to apply.
- The application deadline is April 30, 2020. Click here to apply
Scholarship recipient(s) will be notified by June 5, 2020. Not all applicants to the program will be selected as recipients.
Up to three (3) scholarships in the amount of $3,000 each will be awarded to high school seniors who will be continuing their education at a trade or technical school. The awards are for tuition or fees only and will be paid directly to the school in which the recipient is enrolled. The Centre Foundation processes scholarship payments on behalf of SPE Federal Credit Union. Scholarship recipient(s) will be notified by June 5, 2020. Awards are one-time only. Awards are granted without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sexual orientation, age, gender, disability or national origin.
To be considered for the SPE Trade and Technical Scholarship, high school seniors must submit an online application at https://centre-foundation.academicworks.com/opportunities/3135. All applications will be treated as confidential.
Scholarship decisions will be made by the SPE Federal Credit Union Scholarship Selection Committee. All decisions are final.