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The Unison Credit Union John Aman Memorial Scholarship awards $2,000 to students who best mirror the credit union philosophy of “people helping people” and who have learned the importance of volunteerism and giving back to his or her community. This scholarship is given in memory of John Aman, Unison’s first CEO who was hired in 1970. Aman’s commitment to the credit union industry and community were evident through his passion for volunteerism and putting the needs of our membership first.

Scholarship Eligibility and Information:

You do not need to be a Unison Credit Union member to apply, but additional consideration may be given to current members or children of current members. Applicants must be a graduating high school senior planning to attend a two to four-year degree program at a college, university or technical school and either live or attend school in one our membership-eligible areas of Outagamie, Brown, Calumet or Manitowoc counties, the City or Town of Neenah, the City of Menasha, or the Village of Fox Crossing.

Applications are scored based on the following areas:

  • Community Support/Volunteerism: 80%
  • Co-Curricular Activities: 10%
  • Employment: 10%

Please answer all questions and do not use acronyms (i.e., use American Cancer Society, not ACS).

Winners of the scholarship will be notified at the school’s awards presentation. If the student is not present, he or she will be notified by mail.

Scholarship award money will be paid out in two increments. In order to receive the scholarship proceeds, you must present proof of enrollment at your school of choice (e.g., copy of class schedule or invoice). The check will be made out to the student. It is the student’s responsibility to contact Unison when his or her class payment invoice has been issued.

Applications must be completed and submitted by Saturday, March 14, 2020 at Noon in one of three ways:

In person/mail:
Unison Credit Union, Attn: Cindi Witt
1616 Crooks Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130



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Scholarship Application






Please attach two letters of reference from people who have supervised you during your community and/or volunteer projects with your application.
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I certify that all statements made by me on this application and subsequent sheet(s) are true and complete to the best of my knowledge, and that I have withheld nothing that would, if disclosed, affect this application unfavorably. I also give my consent for use of a printed photo and information of me for use by Unison Credit Union without any limitations. I will not receive payment for use of my image and/or my performance. I also give my consent and release Unison Credit Union, their agents and assigns from any liability or violation of any personal materials and waive any right to approve written or narrative materials.

Your and your parent's/guardian's typed first and last names serve as electronic signatures.