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Metro Credit Union Sponsors Scholarship Program


Chelsea, MA – November 29, 2010- Metro President and CEO Robert M. Cashman is pleased to announce that Metro Credit Union will be participating in the 2011 Credit Union College Scholarship Program for high school seniors through the Massachusetts Credit Union League's Financial Literacy Committee.

Metro Credit Union will be accepting entries from high school seniors until Friday, March 11th, 2011. Metro Credit Union will select three essays from the entries received and submit them to the statewide competition. The League will then award six (6) $1,500 scholarships to the top applicants in April.

The Scholarship Program is open to High School seniors who will be enrolled in an undergraduate college degree program during the 2011-2012 academic year. Each applicant must complete the scholarship application form and submit it with other required materials to Metro Credit Union by Friday, March 11, 2010.

For more information about the scholarship program, please contact Kaitlin Martel at 877-MY-METRO extension 5428. To obtain a copy of the Scholarship Application, click here.

About Metro Credit Union

Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $800 million in assets, and serves over 120,000 members.  Established in 1926 and based in Chelsea, Metro offers superior service and a full range of financial products, including investment and insurance offerings, for consumers and businesses in eastern Massachusetts.  Metro has nine branch offices conveniently located in Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Peabody, Swampscott, Tewksbury, and a tenth branch soon to open in Boston. Metro is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.