Chartway Scholarship Winners

Virginia Beach, VA (July 24, 2019) – Chartway Federal Credit Union is proud to announce that seven student members have been selected to each receive a $3,000 scholarship, totaling $21,000 in academic support.

For 30 years, the credit union’s Directors’ Memorial Scholarship program has annually awarded scholarships to deserving student members pursuing graduate or undergraduate degrees. This year’s recipients were selected based on need, activities, academic performance, an essay, and a letter of reference: 

  • Andrew Walters (Utah) – attending Utah State University
  • Bianca Neff (Virginia) – attending Eastern Mennonite University
  • Catherine Foreman (North Carolina) – attending Virginia Commonwealth University
  • Emily Logan (Virginia) – attending Arizona State University
  • Emily Mitchell (Virginia) – attending Mary Baldwin University
  • Jessie Fischer (Utah) – attending Southern Utah University
  • Kylie Gatchalian (Virginia) – attending Virginia Commonwealth University

 

“At Chartway, we’re driven by a desire to make life affordable for our members and to strengthen the communities we serve,” said Brian Schools, president and chief executive officer. “One way we’re able to do that is through our Directors’ Memorial Scholarship program. We’re proud of these seven student members and honored to support their pursuit of higher education.”

The Directors’ Memorial Scholarship program was created in 1989 by Chartway’s board members in recognition of the credit union’s success. Since its inception, the credit union has awarded more than $320,000 in scholarships to its student members. 

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Chartway Federal Credit Union’s 2019 Directors’ Memorial Scholarship Winners – Chartway Federal Credit Union proudly announces that seven student members have been selected to each receive a $3,000 scholarship, totaling $21,000 in academic support. Since its inception, the credit union has awarded more than $320,000 in scholarships to its student members. 

About Chartway

Chartway Federal Credit Union, a not-for-profit, member-owned financial institution, has been proudly serving members for more than half a century. Guided by its Purpose and Values, the $2.5 billion credit union that serves more than 190,000 members through its branch footprint and a full line of traditional and digital financial products and services - including Online, Mobile, Video, and Telephone Banking - is dedicated to unlocking the potential of individuals and families so they can thrive.

Chartway is also known for being an award-winning leader in charitable giving through its We Promise Foundation. As the charitable arm of the credit union, the We Promise Foundation provides life-changing experiences that bring joy, hope, and smiles to children facing medical hardship or illness. The foundation has been recognized nationally for its success in raising more than $12 million to support charities that align with its mission. For more information, visit www.Chartway.com; or, visit them on FacebookTwitter, or Instagram.