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IHMVCU Cash for Class Scholarship

IHMVCU offers $26,000 in scholarships to local undergraduate, graduate and vocational/technical school students who stand out in the classroom and stand up in their communities.

To be eligible*, all applicants must:

  • Be a member by Feb. 28, 2017 at 5 p.m.
  • Be a graduating high school senior or a current college student 
  • Be enrolled at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university or vocational-technical school
  • Provide 2 references
  • Complete the online application and essay
  • Submit all materials by 5 p.m., Feb. 28. Late submissions will not be accepted.

Essays may be submitted in the form of a 500 word essay or 2 minute video. Please choose one topic:

  • Explain the importance of financial health/financial education in today's society
  • Describe your most meaningful achievements and how they relate to your field of study

The 2017 scholarship application is closed.

Scholarships are awarded as such:

Quad Cities9 scholarships
Burlington2 scholarships
DeWitt2 scholarships
Galesburg2 scholarships
Kewanee2 scholarships
Monmouth2 scholarships
Prophetstown2 scholarships
IHMVCU Family**2 scholarships
Member or employee of the Boys and Girls Club of the Mississippi Valley 2 scholarships
Carl Sandburg College (awarded to a current student or incoming freshmen)1 scholarship

2017 Cash for Class Recipients: 

Addison McKeeMonmouth
Alex BryanKewanee
Austin SandersDeWitt
Brianna HuberQuad Cities
Brooke ChapmanDeWitt
Carly McCarthyGalesburg
Cherrie HerbergBoys & Girls Club
Cole McKeeMonmouth
Courtney CarrQuad Cities
Delaney TegelerProphetstown
Donyae PaytonCarl Sandburg College
Erika SeabloomKewanee
Erin StarkeyQuad Cities
Esmeralda JinezQuad Cities
Haley DeGreveQuad Cities
Ian SpangenbergQuad Cities
Kyle SigelProphetstown
Laura ThoemingQuad Cities
Makenzie SchurkBurlington
Mary BandleGalesburg
Michelle SierraBoys & Girls Club
Nicole NicholsBurlington
Rachel RevelezQuad Cities
Sergio Rodriguez-LopezQuad Cities
Taylor BowersIHMVCU Family
Tiffany FieldsIHMVCU Family


*IHMVCU employees are not eligible. Recipients of the IHMVCU Scholarship are eligible to re-apply annually. Applications must be completed each year and submitted to the scholarship committee via the online application.

Please note: Paper applications and recommendations will not be accepted.

**IHMVCU Family refers to spouses, children and grandchildren of IHMVCU employees and board of directors. 

Illinois Quad City Chapter of Credit Unions Scholarships

Deadline: Closed

Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded to anyone belonging to a participating Illinois credit union. As an active participant of this association, IHMVCU members qualify to participate in this scholarship program.

Warren A. Morrow Memorial Scholarship

Deadline: Closed

Traditional students:
Open to any IHMVCU member classified as a high school junior or senior with a graduation date projected in 2017. Scholarship awards range from $500 to $1,500 for first through fourth place winners.

Non-traditional/continuing education students:
Open to any IHMVCU member attending or planning to attend an accredited undergraduate or vocational program. Two $1,000 scholarships will be awarded.

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