Firstmark Credit Union is pleased to award $20,000 in scholarships!

Each year, 20 college-bound students will receive $1,000 to help cover the cost of higher education. This scholarship program was created to honor Frank Price Cunningham and Helen Shipman Cunningham’s long-standing and dedicated service to the credit union. To be eligible, students (or their parent/guardian) must be a Firstmark member in good standing.

Here are the details:

  • Scholarships are awarded to graduating seniors in the top 15% of their graduating class.
  • The funds can be used at any academically accredited two- or four-year college or university.
  • Five scholarships are reserved for students who plan to become a teacher.
  • Firstmark employees, Board Members and their families are not eligible.

Applications are open through Feb. 14th, 2020.

How to Apply:

  1. Follow the link to the San Antonio Area Foundation. You will be redirected to the San Antonio Area Foundation website to complete your secure, online Cunningham Scholarship application.
  2. Create an account (or login to an existing account)
  3. Select the Eligibility Quiz for All Scholarships, Click Continue
  4. Answer the eligibility questions, Check the Firstmark Credit Union box
  5. Submit

Current Recipients