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 six (6) $1000.00 Scholarships. The scholarships will be awarded to graduating high school seniors or currently enrolled full-time college, university or vocational students.

2023 Application (PDF)

If you need a paper application or assistance with the application, please contact Erica at 605-256-8272 or