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Credit Union Development

We want credit unions to succeed. That's why we support continuous education for employees and volunteers in the credit union movement. We give credit unions an opportunity to take advantage of professional training and education courses, conferences, and professional certification programs.

The Foundation provides scholarships and grants to assist credit union staff in achieving professional excellence. If you are interested in advancing your credit union career, Cornerstone offers a wide variety of educational opportunities.

Available Grants

Professional Development Grant
Professional Development Scholarships for CUs less than $100 million in Kansas and Missouri
Southwest Credit Union Management School (SCMS) Scholarship
Grants Available for Cornerstone Chapters

Upcoming Opportunities

  • CU at the Capitol: Springfield

    , Jefferson City, MO

    This is a rare opportunity for credit union advocates to engage in person with elected officials, sit in on a committee hearing (as available), and enjoy lunch, complete with an insightful grassroots update.

  • Money Habitudes Informational Webinar

    , Online

    Money Habitudes is a new Preferred Financial Wellness Partner of the Cornerstone Foundation. This informational webinar is to learn more about how Money Habitudes can be used in credit unions to engage members and to train financial counselors.

  • GAC

    , Washington, D.C.

    Join thousands of your credit union peers in Washington, D.C. to share the credit union difference with lawmakers.


For questions if a specific need is eligible for grant assistance, please contact Grants Manager Emily Moreno.