We have a long standing history of supporting our community. One of the ways we do this is through educational scholarships.

The Scholarship Application window for 2023 has closed for the season. Please check back in January of 2024 for the scholarship window to re-open. Thank you!

Scholarships for High School Seniors

We invite members in their senior year of high school to apply for the following traditional scholarship named in honor of our Founder James Benson and first Board President Thomas Hunt:

  • Two – $500 Benson Hunt Scholarships from Jersey Shore FCU

Scholarships for Ages 18-25

In addition, we invite members ages 18-25 who are not in their senior year of high school but are continuing their education to apply for the following non-traditional scholarship:

  • Two - $500 Surf Club Scholarships from Jersey Shore FCU

Please contact the credit union at 609-646-3339, extension, *207 if you have any questions about applying for a scholarship.

Still need money for college?

Students attending degree-granting institutions can pay for college the smart way with three great repayment options and competitive interest rates with The Smart Option Student Loan® by Sallie Mae®. This loan is an ideal solution to help you pay for college expenses not covered by scholarships and federal loans. Learn more and apply.Opens in New Window