College Scholarships

Muskegon Co-op will give out 4 college scholarships in 2020.
The deadline to apply for 2020 scholarships was March 2, 2020.  No longer accepting applications.


  • Applicant or applicant’s parent/guardian must be a member in good standing at Muskegon Co-op FCU for at least 1 year prior to applying for scholarship.
  • Applicant must be a high school senior or graduate accepted by or attending an accredited post-secondary educational institution.
  • Minimum grade point average of 2.50 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
  • Employees and board members of Muskegon Co-op FCU and their immediate family members are not eligible to receive the scholarships.

Requirements to Apply:

  1. Complete and return application (link below)
  2. Write a 200-300 word typed essay on one of the following topics:
    • The importance of a credit union and what it means to you.
    • What are your educational and career goals?
    • How can the credit union help you and others with financial education?

Links to Apply:

Scholarship Information and Requirements

Scholarship Application

2019 Winners

Muskegon Co-op FCU gave out 4 $500 college scholarships for 2019.

College scholarship recipients for 2019 were:
Ashley Melton, Calvin Smith, Gabrielle Castagna, and Leah Vaughan