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Grant Deadlines Announced for 2014
Friday, December 06, 2013 7:00 AM

Credit unions and chapters wishing to apply for grant assistance from the Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation should make note of the 2014 grant deadlines, says Foundation Executive director Courtney Moran. 

All Cornerstone-affiliated credit unions may submit grant requests to sponsor community outreach programs, or financial education projects for consideration.  Credit unions of all asset sizes are eligible to apply for these grants.   Community grants are also available to non-profit groups for financial education related programs with a credit union connection.

Professional development grants are also available for credit union professionals seeking to take advantage of educational opportunities offered by or through the Cornerstone Credit Union League or industry related organizations.

The deadlines for professional development, financial education and community outreach grants are:

  • Feb. 13, 2014
  • Feb. 15, 2014
  • Aug.14, 2014
  • Oct. 30, 2014

Other grants available through the Foundation include:

  • Disaster Relief Grants
  • Richard L. Ensweiler Hispanic Outreach Grants
  • Chapter Grants Program
  • CIF Development Fund Grant

The deadline for Chapter grants are also:

  • Feb. 13, 2014
  • Feb. 15, 2014
  • Aug.14, 2014
  • Oct. 30, 2014

The deadlines for CIF Development Fund grants are:

  • Jan. 23, 2014
  • June 6, 2014
  • Oct. 2, 2014

Information, guidelines, dates, and applications are all available at the Foundation’s website, www.cscuf.coop/apply_for_grants.html. If you have questions, please contact the Foundation, at (800) 953-8283.