2021 GLCU scholarship

BANNOCKBURN, IL (February 16, 2021)

Great Lakes Credit Union (GLCU) is excited to announce their 2021 scholarship opportunity for college-bound students. Individuals may submit their 2021 application now through April 30th, 2021. The GLCU Scholarship Committee will select and award $1,000 scholarships to six students!

Applicants are required to submit a short video as part of their submission, making the process more dynamic by highlight academic accomplishments and digital skills. The scholarship program is available to GLCU members of 6 months or longer, no matter their age or education level. Funds can be used for tuition, accommodations, books, or any college-related expense.

“GLCU is proud to support students as they continue on their educational journey and work to make their dreams a reality.” – Jennifer Shimp, Financial Education Program Manager

All applications must be submitted online using the electronic entry form. Winners will be notified no later than May 15th, 2021.

For more information about the scholarship application and eligibility requirements, please visit

About Great Lakes Credit Union

Founded in 1938 and headquartered in Northern Illinois, Great Lakes Credit Union is banking for a  greater good. As a not-for-profit financial cooperative with over $1.3 billion in assets, GLCU is proud to  serve 80,000 members in Chicagoland and surrounding areas, and to give back to its members and  communities through education, volunteerism, and partnerships. Learn more about GLCU’s accounts,  educational initiatives, and community development programs at


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