Grant Application Processes

Cornerstone Credit Union Foundation: Credit unions and designated staff members in the states of Arkansas, Oklahoma and Texas may apply for grants to attend professional development training and education workshops and conferences offered by or through the Cornerstone Credit Union League or industry related organizations. Grant applications may be submitted for a variety of professional development opportunities including, but not limited to, the following: conferences, ALM training, seminars, NCUA fiduciary requirement training, webinars, and CUDE certification.

NCUA: The National Credit Union Administration's Grant and Loan Program (also known as the Community Development Revolving Loan fund), which was established by Congress, makes Grants and Loans to low-income designated credit unions. The Community Development Revolving Loan Fund for Credit Unions (the “CDRLF”) was established by an act of Congress (Public Law 96-123, November 20, 1979) to stimulate economic development in low-income communities. The grants and loans program consists of Congressional appropriations that are administered by the Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives (OSCUI).

Southwest CUNA Management School: SCMS furthers professional development, helps strategically position credit unions, and creates networks for a lifetime. Scholarships are available to students attending Southwest CUNA Management School.