Metro Credit Union Sponsors 2014 Scholarship Program

CHELSEA, Mass. (January 17, 2014) – President and CEO Robert M. Cashman is pleased to announce that Metro Credit Union will be participating in the 2014 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 Tuesday, March 4th, 2014. 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 2014-2015 academic year. Each applicant must complete the scholarship application form and submit it with other required materials to Metro Credit Union by Tuesday, March 4, 2014. 

For more information about the scholarship program, or to obtain an application, please contact Alex Kelly at 877-MY-METRO extension 5409 or download an application from our website.

About Metro Credit Union

Metro Credit Union is the largest state-chartered credit union in Massachusetts with over $1.3 billion in assets, and serves more than 170,000 members. It is a growing, federally insured financial institution and a leading provider of a full range of financial services to anyone living or working in Essex, Middlesex, Suffolk, Norfolk, Plymouth, Barnstable or Worcester counties in Eastern Massachusetts, as well as Massachusetts state employees and retirees throughout the Commonwealth.

Founded in 1926, Metro CU is a non-profit cooperative institution, owned by and operated for the people who use and benefit from its products and services.  Metro CU uses superior customer service and technology to deliver a full range of financial products to consumers and businesses in eastern Massachusetts. Metro CU is well known for providing members with unlimited refunds of other banks’ ATM fees through its My Reward Checking account.

Metro CU has 14 branch offices conveniently located in Boston, Burlington, Chelsea, Framingham, Lawrence, Lynn, Melrose, Peabody, Salem, and Tewksbury, and is also a leader in workplace banking, serving over 1,800 companies throughout the state.