Scholarships

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Rudolph Heino Scholarship

College Scholarship Program

Rudolph Heino was a long-time MSGCU Board Members who strongly upheld the credit union philosophy, “people helping people.” Like its namesake, the Rudolph Heino Scholarship is designed to help high school seniors who demonstrate an enthusiasm and commitment to learning and a clear, visionary path for their future.

Students are selected based on a number of criteria, including school and community involvement, academic achievement and a critical thinking essay. Five $2,500 scholarships will be awarded. The application period for this scholarship closed on March 17, 2017. Please check back next year.

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Larry Swantek Scholarship

Educational Studies Scholarship Program

Former MSGCU Board Member Larry Swantek, a teacher for 25 years, embraced his role as an educator and taught lessons that impacted thousands of students both in and out of the classroom. The Larry Swantek Scholarship is designed to assist high school seniors interested in studying education in college or college students currently studying education.

Students will be selected based on a number of criteria including a critical thinking essay and academic achievement. Two $2,500 scholarships will be awarded. The application period for this scholarship closed on March 17, 2017. Please check back next year.

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Educational Solutions Scholarship

A Program For Students

As a senior in high school, you are on the verge of many great things. MSGCU wants to ensure that your big plans aren't derailed by the big cost of education. The Educational Solutions Scholarship Program will provide 18 high school seniors with $2,500 to help offset the cost of their college education. Eligible students must attend a high school or technical campus in the communities MSGCU serves.

Students will be selected based on a number of criteria, including community involvement, contributions to society or family, a letter of recommendation and an essay. Eighteen one-time $2,500 scholarships will be awarded. The application period for this scholarship closed on March 17, 2017. Please check back next year.

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Educator Advantage Scholarship

A Program For Educators

As an educator or administrator, you have made a commitment to the concept of education. What about your continuing education? Don’t let the high cost of higher education stop you from lifelong learning. The Educator Advantage Scholarship Program will provide two (2) recipients $2,500 to help offset the cost of continuing education.

Recipients will be selected based on a number of criteria, including work history, outstanding achievements, an essay and a letter of recommendation. Two (2) one-time $2,500 scholarships will be awarded. The application period for this scholarship closed on March 17, 2017. Please check back next year.

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