Sidney Federal Credit Union (SFCU) announces 2022 scholarship recipients

SIDNEY, NY (June 1, 2022) — Sidney Federal Credit Union (sfcu) is proud to announce it is awarding $10,000 in scholarships to selected graduating members.  Since 2004, the credit union has awarded $180,000 in scholarships to students.  Three of this year’s recipients received additional scholarships from the New York Credit Union Association (NYCUA).  sfcu students have received nearly $10,000 in NYCUA scholarships since 2003.

“Credit unions are about members helping members,” says CEO Jim Reynolds.  “These graduating seniors have already made an impact in their communities and we’re excited to see them further their educations.”

The 2022 sfcu scholarship recipients are:

Name-School District

Kayla Houck* – Downsville

Hannah Sulas* – Schenevus

Christina Ritter* – Walton

Autumn Madugno – Bainbridge-Guilford

Sariah Vesterfelt – Walton

Zoe Gifford – Deposit

Anna Dewey – Sidney

Madison Felter – Hancock

Sebastian Quarella – Greene

Skyler Nowalk – Greene

* Indicates NYCUA Scholarship Recipient in addition to sfcu Scholarship Recipient.

About Sidney Federal Credit Union

Headquartered in Sidney, NY, sfcu is a full-service financial institution providing the tools and resources members need to make banking easy and convenient.  sfcu membership is open to anyone who lives, work, worships or attends school in: Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Essex, Fulton, Hamilton, Madison, Montgomery, Onondaga, Otsego and Schoharie counties and portions of Broome, Oneida and Herkimer counties.  More information on sfcu can be found at


Andrew Smith

Vice President Sales and Marketing – sfcu


P: 607-561-7345

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