Applications for scholarships are closed for 2017.
Look for 2018 application packets this November.
We are pleased to announce Winnebago Community Credit Union will once again award the Jean B. Kolodzik Memorial Scholarship to a high school senior graduating this spring. Jean worked at WCCU for 33 years and embodied the people-helping-people commitment at the root of our financial cooperative.
The recipient will be determined by the WCCU Board of Directors from schools in the surrounding area and receive a one-year $1,500 scholarship. Here are the criteria to qualify:
•Applicant or parent must be a Winnebago Community CU member
•Applicant must attend a college or technical college
•Applicant must have two letters of reference (75 words or less) – one from
a teacher and one from a counselor
•Applicant must complete the essay question (300 words or less) in the
The scholarship award will be given to the winning student upon presentation of first semester grades . The student must maintain a 2.0 or better grade point average to be eligible.
Applications must be returned to WCCU via email, mail, or dropped off at a branch no later than April 4, 2016.