This post is paid advertising by Lebanon Federal Credit Union.

Every year Lebanon Federal Credit Union offers high school seniors a chance to win a $1,000 scholarship towards continuing their education.


The scholarship recognizes and rewards a high school senior who has shown character, leadership abilities, outstanding academic achievements, and an exceptional appreciation for community service.  The applicant must be a current Member in good standing of the Lebanon Federal Credit Union. The applicant must enroll in a full-time course of study at an accredited two or four year college university or vocational-technical school in the United States. One $1,000 scholarship will be awarded to each of the local area High Schools. Those schools include Annville Celona HS, Cedar Crest HS, ELCO HS, Lebanon HS, New Covenant Christian School, Northern Lebanon HS, and Palmyra HS. A total of $7,000 in scholarships will be awarded. Scholarship will be awarded without regard to age, sex, race, color, national origin, religious creed, or disability.

Application Process

Members can apply online by visiting

  • Applications must be returned by April 9, 2021, accompanied by an essay on the topic of: “Describe something you have done in the past year that has made a difference in your community.”
  • Submit your application by filling out the required fields online, & upload completed essay. Members may also pick up an application from a nearby LFCU branch or your High School Guidance Counselor and submit to:
    • Wendy Kalbach
      Lebanon Federal Credit Union
      120 S. 16th
      Lebanon, PA 17042
  • A committee formed by the Lebanon Federal Credit Union selects the scholarship winner. The panel of Judge’s decision is final. A check will be presented to the winner at the school’s Academic Awards Ceremony by an LFCU Representative.

*If you are a High School Senior & Member of LFCU but attend a different School District, you may still be eligible. Contact 717-272-2210 x 712 for questions.