Professional Development Grants
The Southeastern Credit Union Foundation (SECUF) awards scholarships throughout the year for credit union CEOs, employees, board members, and supervisory committee members to attend the League of Southeastern Credit Unions & Affiliates (LSCU) and Credit Union National Association (CUNA) educational events. Important Scholarship Dates for 2017 .
The scholarship program is designed for smaller asset size credit unions and credit unions with financial hardships. The scholarships not only cover tuition but also cover a portion of travel costs. Scholarships are awarded to those individuals who best exemplify the credit union philosophy, and whose attendance at approved programs would be beneficial in the perpetuation of credit union goals and ideas on an as-needed basis.
Please read the scholarship guidelines before applying for the available scholarships below:
Applications Accepted Date of Event Scholarships Announced Max # Available Max Amount Scholarship Purpose
April-October End of February Early November 2 $2,000 CUNA GAC
April-October End of February Early November 2 $1,000 CUNA GAC YP
May-December Mid-Late March Early January 4 $500 State GAC (AL and FL)
August-February Mid June Early March 4 $1500 LSCU Southeastern CU and Expo
August-February Mid June Early March 2 $1000 LSCU Southeastern CU and Expo YP
October-April Early August Early May 2 $1000 LSCU Supervisory Committee Conference
October-April Mid September Early May 2 $1000 LSCU Hike the Hill (D.C.)
January-July Early November Early August 2 $1000 LSCU Southeast Leadership Development Conference
January-July Early November Early August 2 $1000 LSCU Southeast Leadership Development Conference YP
August-October Jan-June Early November Depends on availability $500 Other LSCU/CUNA Educational Request
February-April July-Dec Early May Depends on availability $500 Other LSCU/CUNA Educational Request
Additional scholarship opportunities:
Apply for a Scholarship
Please read the scholarship guidelines before applying for the available scholarships.
The applications may either be emailed back to the Southeastern Credit Union Foundation. If you have any questions, contact Juli Lewis, director, Southeastern Credit Union Foundation, at 866.231.0545, ext. 1108.