Scholarships

As part of SECU's commitment to the community, we are pleased to sponsor the SECU-University System of Maryland Scholarship, the SECU State Employee Scholarship, and the Marge Kenney Memorial Scholarship. Application deadlines are listed below. Winners will be announced in May 2017. Scholarship amounts will vary and will be based on a graded essay or video submission. Eligibility for each scholarship will be verified.

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Please review the information below to see which scholarships you qualify to apply for.

2017 SECU-University System of Maryland Scholarship

To further our partnership with the University System of Maryland, SECU is pleased to announce that we will be offering scholarships to SECU members who will be attending a USM institution in the fall. 2017 is the inaugural year for this scholarship. Applications accepted now through April 30, 2017.

In order to apply:

  • Applicant must be a SECU member. If they are not currently a member, they must open a membership before application.

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  • Applicant must be enrolled in a University System of Maryland institution for the fall semester of 2017. High school seniors, transfer students, and current undergraduate and graduate students are eligible if they are attending a USM institution for the 2017 fall semester.
  •  A list of USM institutions can be found on the University System of Maryland webpage.
  • To view the rules and eligibility requirements, click here.

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2017 SECU State Employee Scholarship

Although SECU has expanded our member base beyond solely state employees, we like to thank the group of members for which our institution was founded in 1951. We are pleased to announce that we will once again be offering scholarships to Maryland state employees and their family members who will attend college, graduate school, or trade school in the fall. 2017 marks the 11th year for this scholarship. Applications accepted now through March 31, 2017.

In order to apply:

  • Applicant or an immediate family member (spouse, child, parent, grandparent, grandchild, aunt, uncle, niece, or nephew) must be a SECU member and Maryland state employee.

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  • Applicant must be currently enrolled or accepted into a college, university, trade, or technical school. All majors are eligible.
  • To view the rules and eligibility requirements, click here.

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2017 Marge Kenney Memorial Scholarship

In memory of Margaret (Marge) Kenney, a lifelong ambassador for Seton Keough High School, SECU is honored to announce the second year for the Marge Kenney Memorial Scholarship for graduating seniors at Seton Keough who will attend college, graduate school, or trade school in the fall of 2017. SECU will award five $1,000 scholarships for essay or video submissions. Applications accepted now through March 31, 2017.

In order to apply:

  • Applicant must be a Seton Keough High School graduating Senior that will be attending a 4 year university or a community college in the fall of 2017.
  • To view the rules and eligibility requirements, click here.

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