$500 Scholarship

  •  Scholarship Applications: Due by end of November


  • Must be a GECU member
  • Must be accepted into or already attending an institution of higher learning 


  • All completed packets must be received by the end of the month of November
  • Applications can be submitted in person, by mail, or by email to [email protected]

Format of the Application Packet:

  1. Application Form
  2. Personal Biography
  3. Scholarship Essay

All information submitted in the application packet is kept strictly confidential and will only be reviewed by the Scholarship Committee for the purpose intended.

Personal Biography*

In paragraph form, briefly describe the following:

  • School Activities
  • Leadership, Honors, and Awards
  • Community Service
  • Employment

*Please keep personal biography separate from the Scholarship Essay

Scholarship Essay

Please type an essay which describes the following:

  • Why you should receive G.E.C.U.’s scholarship award
  • Please include career goals, personal circumstances, activities and financial need statement

Scholarship Application