FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Contact:         Kellie Holt 

 602-467-4147

 kholt@oneazcu.com

Credit Union continues to support education in Arizona for college and university students

PHOENIX, Ariz. – OneAZ Credit Union, in partnership with OneAZ Community Foundation, is pleased to announce the 2018 OneAZ Scholarship Program. This year, the Credit Union will award a total of $20,000 to students enrolled full-time at Arizona State University, Northern Arizona University, the University of Arizona or an Arizona community college. This year, the Credit Union will open the scholarship to all grade levels, including high school seniors who will be incoming college freshmen in the 2018-2019 academic year.

 “At OneAZ, our mission is to improve the lives of our members and the communities we serve,” said David E. Doss, President/CEO of OneAZ Credit Union. “A key element of fulfilling this vision is our commitment to education. We are proud to continue our ongoing support of providing financial assistance to Arizona university and college students for the tenth year.”

 Details for the 2018 OneAZ Scholarship Program are as follows:

  • Ten (10) scholarships valued at $2,000 each will be awarded
  • Applications accepted online only between March 1 and April 22, 2018
  • Recipients announced in June 2018

The OneAZ Scholarship Program helps students pay for various expenses, including tuition, books and other academic necessities.

Applicants or their parents, grandparents or legal guardians must be OneAZ Credit Union members to apply. This year, special preference may be given to applicants who are members or veterans of the military or first responders, or whose parent, grandparent, or legal guardian is a member or veteran of the military or first responders.

To see the complete details about the scholarship, please visit OneAZcu.com/Scholarship.

About OneAZ Credit Union

OneAZ Credit Union is a $2 billion full-service, not-for-profit, local financial institution with a statewide branch network serving members since 1951. More than 140,000 Arizonans turn to OneAZ Credit Union for its comprehensive business and personal financial services. OneAZ Community Foundation plays an important role in providing much-needed funding to nonprofit and community organizations throughout the state. OneAZ Credit Union is a 10-time winner of Arizona Business Magazine’s Ranking Arizona and a six-time recipient of the Peter Barron Stark & Associates Award for Workplace Excellence™. The Credit Union is headquartered in Phoenix and welcomes members from throughout the state. For more information, call 844-663-2928 or visit OneAZcu.com.

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