The Community Credit Union Bursary program recognizes the contribution of our community builders of tomorrow. The growth of CCU exemplifies the achievements of people working together in their own communities. We hope to encourage those qualities of good citizenship and co-operation through this scholarship program.

The bursary awards are valued $1000 each with 12 available and the application deadline is is announced at the time of the application process opening.

To be eligible, you must:

  • ensure the application is forwarded to the attention of the Community Credit Union bursary committee, by the application deadline
  • be a Canadian citizen
  • apply the award toward expenses for full-time training at any accredited post-secondary institution (technical or university)
  • be the child of an owner or an owner of CCU; however, this scholarship is not available to employees, children of employees, or children of the Board of Directors
  • be a graduate of high school during the spring or fall of the current academic year
  • be chosen on behalf of your school; and the school's recommendation must be sent to the selection committee of CCU for consideration

An application is forwarded to all high schools in the province at the beginning of each school year.