Scholarship

Peach State

 

It’s scholarship time at Peach State Federal Credit Union! For our 2023 Scholarship Program, we’re awarding more than $225,000 in scholarships and educational grants, which include: 

 

  • Brian J. Mulherin, Sr. Student Scholarship: This $3,000 scholarship honors Brian J. Mulherin, Sr. (former Director Emeritus for Richmond Community FCU prior to their merger with Peach State FCU) for his commitment and dedication to the credit union and the citizens of the Richmond County community.

 

  • Gracewood Student Scholarship: This $3,000 scholarship honors the volunteer Board of Directors from Richmond Community FCU for their years of service and dedication to the credit union (prior to their merger with Peach State FCU).

 

  • Marion Barnes Student Scholarship: This $3,000 scholarship honors Marion Barnes (former Board Member for Richmond County Teachers FCU) for his commitment and dedication to the credit union and the citizens of the Richmond County community.

 

  • Richmond County Teachers Student Scholarship: This $3,000 scholarship honors the volunteer Board of Directors from Richmond County Teachers FCU for their years of service and dedication to the credit union (prior to their merger with Peach State FCU).

 

Each of these scholarships will be awarded to a Richmond County High School graduate on the basis of financial need, academic credentials, and a demonstrated commitment to community service. All scholarship winners will be chosen by March 31, 2023 and notified shortly thereafter.

 

Students should not submit multiple applications.  Their application will be considered for any scholarship for which they are eligible.  In order for students to be considered, completed applications including all supporting documentation, must be received by Peach State no later than February 24, 2023.