2018 Scholarship Program


The Rome Federal Credit Union is offering college-bound high school seniors the opportunity to compete for statewide college scholarships. Scholarships will be awarded in the amounts of $1,000 and $500 and may be used at a two or four year accredited educational institution.

Students can take advantage of this opportunity by completing three simple steps:

Step 1: Stop in to the Credit Union office to request a scholarship application form. All scholarship applicants are required to be members of a participating New York Credit Union.
Step 2: Complete the application form, write an essay and obtain the required transcripts, along with the signature of a parent or guardian.
Step 3: Return the completed form to the Credit Union no later than December 31, 2016.

Click here to download the application form.

There is no fee for submitting an application, but members MUST be:
Members of the Rome Federal Credit Union;
-College-bound high school seniors at the time of application; and
-Attending either a two-or-four year accredited educational institution for the first time in the fall of 2017.

In early spring, applications will be judged against other submissions statewide. Winners will be announced in May.
For more information about this scholarship program, contact Amberly Seelig at our office by
calling 315 339-1658.

Application Deadline : Jan. 5, 2018