Ten Finalists Vie for Five Small Business Grants, Totaling $50,000
October 19, 2018
Ten exceptional businesses pitched their concept and elaborated how grant monies would aid towards a growth strategy. After judge deliberation, the top five were announced.Read More
Announcing 21 Idea Leap Grant Semifinalists
August 01, 2018
Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union is proud to announce the top 21 Idea Leap Grant semifinalists.Read More
Idea Leap Grant
May 1, 2018
Thank you so much for your interest in the Idea Leap Grant. The grant application process has already closed for 2018. We look forward to announcing the winners in October during Startup Week.Read More
Community Scholarships Awarded
The Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union Scholarship Fund
The Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union (TVFCU)Scholarship/Fund was established in April 2019. The fund is intended to benefit students attending Chattanooga Girls Leadership Academy (CGLA) and have graduated from CGLA and attending a 2-year or 4-year accredited college.
Scholarship/Fund award amounts are based on current student need and may be awarded directly to the recipient or to the attending college in the recipient’s name. Upon request, all scholarship/fund applications will be determined by a committee of reviewers and will be awarded based on committee approval. The total amount awarded each year will not exceed $1,000.00.
-This scholarship/funds is intended to meet the needs of current seniors seeking college enrollment
-Students must complete an application for committee review if seeking funds for college enrollment
-Students applying for college funds, must have a minimum cumulative high school GPA of 2.5. Application and recommendations are required and are to be fully completed before consideration by the Scholarship/Fund Selection Committee is given. Upon the final selection, the student will be notified by the committee
-College recipients must maintain a GPA of 2.5.
Recipients will compose a Thank You letter to the Scholarship/Fund establisher, both, referencing the scholarship name and the indicated field of study.