Scholarships & Grants

Peach State Federal Credit Union Legacy Student Scholarship
This scholarship honors the legacy of past and present board members and employees who have served Peach State Federal Credit Union for 20 years or more.

Scholarship Amount: $2,000
Number of Recipients: 10
Eligibility Requirements: Must be a graduating high school senior intending to pursue a degree in education. Applicants must attend a public school that is in Peach State’s service area (Barrow, Burke, Chattooga, Clarke, Columbia, DeKalb, Gwinnett, Franklin, Habersham, Jackson, Oconee, Richmond, Stephens, Towns, Union, Walker and Walton counties in Georgia or Abbeville, Aiken, Greenwood or Laurens counties in South Carolina) or a private school that is in one of our Select Employee Groups. View a list of Select Employee Groups.

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Please note: students should not submit multiple applications for our scholarships. Applications to more than one of our scholarships will not increase eligibility or chances of being selected.


  1. A copy of your SAT or ACT scores.

  2. A copy of your transcript indicating your high school grade point average.

  3. A two page, double-spaced, typed essay expressing your desire to be a teacher and why. Indicate the field in which you wish to teach in public schools. Describe any experiences you have had which have helped shape your decision to pursue a career in the field of education.

  4. Two letters of reference; one from a teacher and one from an administrator or counselor in your current high school who can attest to your potential as a prospective education major.