Cue up the video. 1st Financial Federal Credit Union is adding a video component to its scholarship contest for 2017. Applicants are asked to make a 60-second video to explain why St. Louis needs credit unions.
In April, the credit union will award three college scholarships to local students, a total value of $4,500. The Right Stuff Scholarship, worth $2,000, will be awarded to a current 1st Financial member. The STL Youth scholarship, worth $2,000, will be awarded to a current STL Youth participant. The College Kids CSA scholarship, worth $500, will be awarded to a current participant in the College Kids CSA program.
Scholarship applications are online at www.1stfinancialfcu.org/scholarships
The deadline is March 31.