Financial Center First CU announces scholarship program

INDIANAPOLIS, IN (January 15, 2019) — Financial Center First Credit Union is proud to announce a college scholarship program available to its members in 2019. In the program’s first year, the Credit Union will award $3,500 to three members attending an accredited college or university in the fall of 2019. The application deadline is April 1, 2019. Eligibility guidelines and how to apply can be found at

“Financial Center is known for its financial literacy program for youth and adults, and in 2019, we want to do something more,” said James Davidson, Financial Center’s Director of Financial Literacy. “We have started a scholarship program to carry our passion for education to members wanting to improve their lives by attending college.”

Funds for the scholarships were raised through Financial Center’s 2018 charity golf outing. The Credit Union looks to build upon award funds over time through various fundraisers with its members, employees and vendors.

Financial Center is a five-time national recipient of the Credit Union National Association’s (CUNA) DesJardin Adult Financial Literacy Award and teaches more than 4,000 community members annually on financial topics through seminars, an online platform, 1:1 financial counseling, and community events.

About Financial Center First Credit Union

At Financial Center, nearly 70,000 members are in pursuit of healthier, more vibrant financial  lives. Our Credit Union manages $860 million in assets for a diverse community of members in greater Indianapolis,  Kokomo and Muncie, Indiana - and beyond. We’re known for providing inclusive banking services, free financial  wellness resources, and the people and products to create momentum for whatever’s ahead. Our team of nearly 200 employees are expert coaches and mentors for members - helping them discover new possibilities and chase down  their next financial milestones. Join us at today.


Jake Engel
Campaign Development Manager

More News