People’s Credit Union announces a call for scholarship applicants

MIDDLETOWN, RI (March 24, 2023) — People’s Credit Union is providing graduating high school seniors planning to attend college in 2023 – 2024 the opportunity to apply for a $1,500 scholarship from the Cooperative Credit Union Association. The scholarship program is supported by credit unions across Rhode Island with their Better Values – Better Banking campaign and will fund three (3) $1,500 scholarships to high school graduates.

Applying for The Credit Union College Scholarship Program is simple and there are no fees. Eligibility requirements:

    • Be a high school senior enrolled in an undergraduate college/university/trade school degree program during the 2023-2024 academic year.
    • Applicant or parent/guardian must be a member of People’s Credit Union.
    • Complete the scholarship application available at any People’s Credit Union branch office or download it here.
    • Applications and all requested support materials must be dropped off at any People’s Credit Union branch location or mailed to People’s Credit Union, 858 West Main Rd, Middletown, RI 02842 by Friday, April 7th.


People’s offers a complete range of services including online and mobile banking, savings and checking accounts, personal loans, mortgages, business accounts, business loans, and financial services. Headquartered in Rhode Island, People’s Credit Union is a member-owned, state chartered, federally insured, community credit union established in 1922. Membership is open to all individuals. Deposits are insured up to $250,000 by the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), an agency of the federal government. For more information about People’s Credit Union visit


Courtney Hunter

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