Student Scholarship Opportunities

2014 James J. DeDad Scholarship Winners!

The Erie Chapter of Credit Union's pleased to announce the recipients of the 2014 James J. DeDad Scholarships. Seven scholarship winners were chosen.

The winners included:
1st Place$3,000Andrew WilcoxErie FCUView Submission
2nd Place$1,500Taylor N PerkinsWidget FinancialView Submission
3rd Place$1,000Rachel WillisErie Community Credit UnionView Submission
3rd Place$1,000Anthony MaloneErie FCUView Submission
3rd Place$1,000Monica MainErie Community Credit UnionView Submission
6th Place$500Anna BachokWidget FinancialView Submission

Applicants were asked to write a 500-word essay on the topic:

"The first U.S. credit union opened its door 1909 to provide affordable credit to working class families. What would the financial landscape look like if credit unions never existed?"