Scholarships

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

Scholarship Program Dates

Our Scholarship Program opens in January and runs through April.  Please revisit this page during that time period to download the Scholarship applications. We offer both traditional and non-traditional scholarships.

Scholarships for High School Seniors

We invite members in their senior year of high school to apply for the following traditional scholarships 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 

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