East River Federal Credit Union is a not-for-profit, financial cooperative that exists solely to serve the financial needs of its members. It is owned and democratically controlled by its members. Credit unions serve a common bond, and place helping people before all other goals. Credit unions are built around a philosophy of volunteerism, and feel strongly that these efforts are paramount to maintaining a community’s quality of life.

East River Federal Credit Union Educational Scholarship

Through our strong desire to promote community involvement through volunteerism, community service, and leadership and to increase educational opportunities, East River Federal Credit Union has established 2 - $1000.00 Scholarships and 8 - $500 Scholarships. The scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors or currently enrolled full-time college, university or vocational students.

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2019 CUFD Scholarship

The Credit Union Foundation of the Dakotas will award twenty $500 scholarships for applicants that exemplify the credit union philosophy of “people helping people” through volunteering, community service, and leadership. Ten scholarships will be awarded to North Dakota applicants and ten to South Dakota applicants. Applications must be postmarked by March 31 and mailed to:

Attn:  CUFD Financial Education Scholarship
         Credit Union Association of the Dakotas
         2005 North Kavaney Drive
         Bismarck, ND 58501

Scholarship winners will be announced in May 2019.

Download CUFD Scholarship Application