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Metro Sponsors Scholarship Program

Chelsea, MA – February 13, 2012 – President and CEO Robert M. Cashman is pleased to announce that Metro Credit Union will be participating in the 2012 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 Thursday, March 1st. From the entries received, Metro Credit Union will select three essays 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 are members of Metro Credit Union or have a parent or guardian who is a member and will be enrolled in an undergraduate college degree program during the 2012-2013 academic year. Each applicant must complete the scholarship application form and submit it with other required materials to Metro Credit Union by Thursday, March 1, 2012.

About Metro Credit Union
Metro Credit Union is one of the largest credit unions in Massachusetts with over $900 million in assets, and serves over 134,000 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 thirteen branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury. Metro is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.