Great Lakes Credit Union is accepting 2020 scholarship applications

BANNOCKBURN, IL (January 6, 2020) — Great Lakes Credit Union (GLCU) is excited to announce that college-bound students may submit their 2020 scholarship application now through April 1, 2020. The GLCU Scholarship Committee will select and award individual $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 highlighting 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, etc.

“We love to encourage education of any kind at GLCU, whether it be academic or financial!” says Nick Mathews, Vice President of Marketing. “The video entry allows participants to be creative and we are really looking forward to seeing our members in action!”

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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