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Guidelines for the Administration of the OHCU Scholarship

Scholarship Guidelines

  1. The scholarship will be named the “Old Hickory Credit Union Scholarship”.
  2. The scholarship will be presented to a deserving student who is a graduating senior and is a member or a dependent of a member of the credit union.
  3. The parent/student must have been a member of the credit union for a period of one year prior to the award date.
  4. The primary criteria for the selection of the recipient should be based upon involvement and interest in business, financial, or accounting; seriousness of purpose; qualities of citizenship; qualities of leadership; and financial need.
  5. We will award three individuals with scholarships. One in the amount of $2,500, one in the amount of $1,500 and one in the amount of $1,000. These will be one-time payments made payable to the college/university upon proof of full-time enrollment.
  6. Payment may be applied toward tuition, room or board, or other fees.
  7. If no applicant or applicants are deserving or eligible for the awards, the scholarships or scholarship may not be given during that year.
  8. In the event of equally qualified applicants, an interview process may occur. The interviews will be conducted with the top candidates by the scholarship committee.
  9. The scholarship application and eligibility statements must be completed accurately and completely for consideration for the award.
  10. If a recipient terminates his/her enrollment and is refunded any portion of the award, it is to be returned to the scholarship fund.
  11. We will begin accepting applications April 18th with a deadline of May 31st. The applications will be reviewed by an impartial scholarship committee.
  12. The Old Hickory Credit Union Board of Directors, employees and dependents are not eligible to participate.
  13. A certificate of award will be presented to the recipients.

Apply Now!

Applications are accepted from 04.18.2022 – 05.31.2022. Deadline to apply is 05.31.2022. Applications should be mailed to Old Hickory Credit Union Scholarship, P.O. Box 140478, Nashville, TN 37214. Federally insured by NCUA.