Northwest Federal Credit Union Foundation scholarship applications open

HERNDON, VA (December 29, 2016)Northwest Federal Credit Union Foundation (NWFCU Foundation) is accepting applications for their 2017 Scholarship program. NWFCU Foundation is positioned to award $100,000 to deserving students who demonstrate leadership, dedication and commitment in school, at home and in the community. Scholarships are divided into three categories, one of which does not require applicants to be members. Applications close on March 31, 2017.

Since its inception in 2005, NWFCU Foundation has awarded $957,000 to a total of 232 award recipients, with additional financial contributions from The Central Intelligence Retirees Association (CIRA) and NW Capital Management. The Foundation encourages students seeking financial support to pursue higher education to visit the website to view a current list of available scholarships, to view eligibility requirements and to apply online.

About Northwest Federal Credit Union Foundation

The NWFCU Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) organization, was established in 2004 to promote and manage Northwest Federal Credit Union’s philanthropic activities. The mission of the NWFCU Foundation is to empower youth to achieve their goals by helping them learn, excel and celebrate life and by supporting their health, well-being and education. Donations to the Foundation are tax deductible to the extent permissible by law for those who itemize deductions. For more information, visit


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