Scholarships

2022 Programs Starting soon

Dirigo FCU is pleased to offer ten $1,000 scholarships to college and high school student members.

Congratulations to Our 2021 Scholarship Winners!

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Dirigo FCU Scholarship

  • Natalie Gelinas
  • Duncan Nam
  • Thomasina Lester
  • Paige Bourgoin
  • Nikolas Wilson
  • Nathan Plummer

Pauline Caouette-Moore Scholarship

  • Cordell Stuart
  • Samuel Stone
  • Alyssa Manchester
  • Kiara Fournier
Please read the following instructions and requirements carefully for each scholarship program.
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Eligibility

  • Applicant must be a member or eligible to become a member of Dirigo FCU
  • Applicant must currently be a college or high school student in good standing

Requirements

  • Submit copy of unofficial grade transcript.
  • Complete the online scholarship application.
  • Submit a 250-400 word essay from essay prompt below

Essay Prompt:

  • Discuss an accomplishment, event, or realization that sparked a period of personal growth and a new understanding of yourself or others.

Pauline Caouette-Moore Scholarship

February 14th – March 31st 2022

*For College Students*

  • Award Details

The purpose of the Pauline Caouette-Moore Scholarship Program is to recognize college student members who have shown excellence in scholastic, extracurricular, & community activities.

Dirigo Federal Credit Union will award (4) $1000 scholarships to students that are members or eligible members of the credit union.

  • Selection

Applications will be reviewed and finalists chosen by the scholarship committee by April 15th, 2022.  All scholarship recipients will be notified by e-mail after that date.

Pauline Caouette-Moore College Student Scholarship is an online application.

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  • Applicant Details

Dirigo FCU Scholarship

April 1st – May 9th 2022

*For High School Students*

  • Award Details

The purpose of the Dirigo FCU Scholarship Program is to recognize high school student members who have shown excellence in scholastic, extracurricular, & community activities.

Dirigo Federal Credit Union will award six (6) $1000 scholarships to students that are members or eligible to become members of the credit union.

  • Selection

Applications will be reviewed and finalists chosen by the scholarship committee on May 13th, 2022 and announced May 20th, 2022. All scholarship recipients will be notified by e-mail after that date.

Dirigo FCU High School Student Scholarship is an online application.

Email briannad@dirigofcu.com with questions.

Dirigo Federal Credit Union reserves the right to discontinue this scholarship program at any time without notice. Dirigo Federal Credit Union reserves the right not to award any scholarships should there be no qualified applicants. Dirigo Federal Credit Union will not be responsible for lost mail or delays in delivery of mail.