Glass City Federal Credit Union Scholarships

The Glass City Federal Credit Union is offering five scholarship awards for the 2022-2023 school year. 

Glass City FCU has provided financial services to the Northwest Ohio area since 1947. They have over 28,000 members, all of whom live or work in Lucas, Wood, Fulton and Ottawa counties. They offer rates on auto loans, mortgages and Visa credit cards. Immediate family members of Glass City FCU members may be eligible for member status. 

The credit union is awarding one $2,500 scholarship and four $1,000 scholarships for local eligible students. Glass City Federal Credit Union employees, immediate family members of employees and Board of Directors members are not eligible to apply. 

Scholarships from the Glass City FCU are available for students attending a two-year or four-year accredited institution for the 2022-2023 school year. Students must have a parent or legal guardian that is a member of the Glass City FCU or be a member of the credit union themselves.

Glass City FCU offers a Student Banking plan for prospective members aged 16-22 that provides a free checking/savings accounts, a free Visa debit/ ATM card, mobile and online banking resources and the Smart Option Student Loan Program. 

An application must be filled out and a personal essay written following a given prompt. The application and essay will be reviewed anonymously by the Glass City community business partners. 

The scholarship application and required essay are due by March 31st, 2022. Scholarship winners will be notified May 1st, 2022 and scholarships will be paid to respective colleges no later than August 2022. Applications can be obtained from any of the five branches in Toledo, Bowling Green or Maumee. Online printable applications can be found here.