ARC FCU offers $3,000 scholarship

ARC Federal Credit Union is offering a $3,000 scholarship to an area high school senior.

To apply, the student must be graduating from high school in 2014 and plan to attend an accredited two- or four-year institution of higher learning.

The applicant, or parent/guardian of the applicant, must be a member of ARC Federal Credit Union at the time the application is submitted.

All eligible students are encouraged to apply. The student’s academic achievements, financial need, essay questions and a personal interview will determine the winner.

ARC Federal Credit Union has awarded more than $50,000 to students in their pursuit of post-secondary education in a wide range of career paths.

Applications are available at and in the credit union’s lobbies at 1919 Seventh Ave., Altoona, PA 16602 or 419 N. Seventh St., Altoona PA 16601 (Juniata).

All applications must be returned to ARC by 5 p.m. Thursday.

For more information, call ARC at 946-0857.