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Welcome to the Redstone Federal Credit Union® (RFCU®) Scholarship Portal.

Thank you for your interest in a 2021 Redstone Federal Credit Union Scholarship. The 2021 Scholarship Application is closed as of Feb 28, 2021. If you submitted an application, please continue to login to monitor your progress. If you were unable to submit an application, please check back after May 31, 2021 for updates regarding the next scholarship cycle. For questions and concerns, please email rfcuscholarships@redfcu.org.




Redstone Federal Credit Union® (RFCU®) Scholarship Program recognizes, rewards, and supports its members in their pursuits for higher education by awarding scholarships to dedicated member students.


Redstone awards a scholarship to 1 (one) student attending each of our 8 (eight) partner schools. Our partner schools include Alabama A&M University, J.F. Drake State Community and Technical College, The University of Alabama in Huntsville, Middle Tennessee State University, Northeast Alabama Community College, Oakwood University, Calhoun Community College and Athens State University.

The Clyde D. Bean Memorial Scholarship is open to Tennessee residents only, however students may be applying to/attending any accredited college or university.

The ‘At-Large’ scholarship category is for member students pursuing an undergraduate degree at any accredited college or university not listed as a partner school.


Please add rfcuscholarships@redfcu.org to your email contacts so you do not miss any communications from the committee.


To be considered for a scholarship you MUST meet ALL of the following qualifications
  • Must be a primary account holder (Tax Reported Owner), not solely a joint on an account
  • Must be a member in good standing, having never caused RFCU® a loss
  • Must be pursuing an associate’s or bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university
  • Can Not be an RFCU® employee, elected member of the Board of Directors or, any member of a Redstone volunteer committee


Application Deadline

  • Each opportunity has its own specific deadline, please refer to the specific opportunity for the given scholarship cycle deadline



Selection Process
Applications will be evaluated by the Scholarship Committee. All applicants, both selected and not selected, will be notified of their application status by email no later than May 31 of the given scholarship cycle. Please add rfcuscholarships@redfcu.org to your email contacts so you do not miss any communications from the committee.



To apply you will need the following items

  • A scholarship portal profile: use the Sign-Up option above to create a portal profile
  • Completed Application form to be submitted online no later than deadline indicated on the specific scholarship opportunities listed below
  • Essay 300-500 words on the topic listed on the application (application is accessible once you have signed up for a portal profile)
  • Short answer response(s) on the topic listed on the application (application is accessible once you have signed up for a portal profile)
  • Please add rfcuscholarships@redfcu.org to your email contacts so you do not miss any communications from the committee



Eligibility

  • Redstone Federal Credit Union® Scholarship applicants must be a Primary Account Holder (Tax Reported Owner), not solely a joint on an account and in good standing at Redstone having never caused RFCU a loss
  • RFCU employees, elected members of the Board of Directors or, any member of a Redstone volunteer committee, are ineligible
  • Any immediate family members of a RFCU employee, elected member of the Board of Directors or any member of a Redstone volunteer committee, are ineligible for the general membership application
  • Applicants must be pursuing an associate’s or bachelor’s degree at an accredited college or university for the Fall semester of the given scholarship cycle



Scholarship award notifications are sent to applicants during the month of May of the given scholarship cycle. All applicants will be notified of their application decision by May 31 of the given scholarship cycle.

*Please email rfcuscholarships@redfcu.org if you have any questions regarding the scholarship portal, or application.

Opportunities Table
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