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If you’re an Allegacy member pursuing an undergraduate degree, the Mel Hughes Scholarship Program may be able to provide financial assistance. For those who apply but aren’t selected, the Carolinas Credit Union Foundation General Fund Scholarship offers another option.

College Scholarships

Mel Hughes provides four $1,300 scholarships to college or university students

Tech Scholarships

Mel Hughes also provides four $250 scholarships to tech and community college students

Additional Scholarships

For those who applied but weren’t selected, the Carolinas CU Foundation offers options

Key dates + eligibility requirements

All applicants will be notified in early May

  • Application period lasts from October to February each year
  • To apply for a Mel Hughes scholarship, you must be a primary Allegacy member with your own savings account
  • To apply for Mel Hughes, the applicant must be a full-time college student enrolled in at least 12 semester hours, or a high school senior accepted on a full-time basis at an accredited post-secondary institution

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