The application form must be completed and submitted online. The steps below outline exactly how to enter.
- Register an Account
- Create Your Application
- Upload Digital Files
- Submit Application
With your completed application form, submit the following:
A copy of your credit union's 2-page NCUA Financial Performance Report, including both the financial summary page and the ratio analysis. Below are the instructions to access the NCUA Financial Performance Report summary page and ratio analysis.
Go to https://mapping.ncua.gov/ResearchCreditUnion.aspx.
Enter your Credit Union Charter Number (or Name) and click "Find" and then "View."
A new window will open showing your General Credit Union Information, then on the left click "Request FPR."
A new window will open titled "Financial Performance Report," choose the option "I want to view an FPR Summary for one credit union online", then click OK.
Two reports will be available; "Financial Summary" and "Key Ratios." Please submit both reports with your scholarship entry.
A 500 (maximum)-word essay demonstrating your financial need and commitment to the marketing or business development profession. The essay must also express marketing's role in achieving the vision for your credit union and how your continuing professional development will contribute toward the achievement of this vision and fulfillment of your marketing or business development goals.
An executive summary (professional resume) detailing your work experience, education (including formal and specialized), extracurricular activities (e.g., committees, chapter, league, or community involvement), and awards (inside or outside the credit union industry).
Professional references – provide at least two letters of recommendation.
A reference letter from the applicant's CEO attesting to the need for financial aid and the qualifications of the applicant.