Towpath CU 2022 Video Scholarship

February 01, 2022

Up to two winners will be selected to receive a $1,500 scholarship!

Deadline Extended for Towpath CU Scholarship until June 1st! See details below!

This scholarship runs in conjunction with 2022 Ohio Credit Union Scholarship opportunity. Entrants may submit the same video to both the Towpath Credit Union Scholarship contest and OCUL Scholarship contest, though separate rules may apply. Entrants must be a Member of Towpath CU upon applying for the scholarship. 


Originally Akron Teacher’s Credit Union, Towpath Credit Union has deep ties to education and values uplifting our community to achieve their dreams. Towpath CU is offering Ohio undergraduate credit union Members the opportunity to apply for a $1,500 video-based scholarship by creating a 60-second to 2½-minute video answering the following scholarship prompt: 


“How can credit unions attract younger Members?” 


The Video Scholarship begins on Tuesday, Feb. 1, 2022, and ends DEADLINE EXTENDED! Friday, April 29, 2022 Wednesday, June 1st 2022. All video entries must be submitted by Tuesday, May 31st 2022, at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT.Up to two winners of the 2022 Towpath Credit Union Video Scholarship will receive a $1,500 scholarship. Taxes are the sole responsibility of the scholarship winner. 

Winning entries will be judged by a panel of Towpath Credit Union employees. The eligible video submissions will be judged on the following criteria: 

- Originality/creativity 

- Ability to deliver a message in a clear, cohesive, and impactful way  

- Effectiveness in addressing the scholarship prompt 

- Accuracy of information presented 


The scholarship winner will be notified by phone. All funds will be made payable to the winner and the college/university they attend. Learn more about the rules here.