2019ScholarshipRecipients

Scholarships

Helping deserving students achieve life

scholarships for high school and college students

In 1998 we created the Donald K. Rhine Scholarship to honor the legacy of Reliant’s founder and first CEO. Each year, we award scholarships of up to $3,000 to high school and college students who exemplify the credit union philosophy, “people helping people.”

  • $11,000

    Funds awarded from the Donald K. Rhine scholarship to deserving students in 2020.

  • $203,250

    Funds awarded from the Donald K. Rhine scholarship to deserving students since 1998.

  • 195

    Students awarded the Donald K. Rhine scholarships since 1998.

Applying for our Scholarship

For more information about the Donald K. Rhine scholarship, email [email protected] or call us at 800-724-9282.

Note, the application deadline for this year’s program has passed. The 2020-2021 scholarship program will open in November 2020.

Moore than a Race

In 2010, we started a 5K fundraiser to raise additional money for the Donald K. Rhine scholarship program. Since its inception, the race has raised over $95,000 to support the scholarship program.

Find out about Moore than a Race

other scholarships we support

NYCUA Statewide Scholarship

The NYCUA scholarships are awarded in amounts ranging between $750 and $1,500 and may be used at a two- or four-year accredited educational institution.

For more information, email [email protected] or give us a call at 800-724-9282.

Note, the application deadline for the NYCUA 2020 Statewide Scholarship Program has passed. The 2020-2021 scholarship program will open in October 2020.

NYCUA Rochester Chapter Scholarship

The Rochester Chapter of the New York Credit Union Association awards a minimum of $10,000 in scholarship funds to outstanding high school seniors.

To learn more, email [email protected] or call 800-724-9282.

Note, the application deadline for the NYCUA 2020 Rochester Chapter Scholarship program has passed. The 2020-2021 scholarship program will open in October 2020.

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