Scholarships & Awards

In 2017, we awarded over $40,000 in Scholarships and Awards to local graduates!

CFCU proudly continues its support of local area students striving to better themselves and our local communities.

Your success is our passion!

The application deadline for 2017-18 has passed.  Applications for 2018-19 will be available in January, 2018.

2017 Recipients

Congratulations to our outstanding recipients:

Richard V.V. Stringham Scholarships

Jaedyn Allen – Groton High School
Katelyn Artibee - Charles O. Dickerson High School (Trumansburg)
Bronwyn Galloway – Ithaca High School
Katherine Heath – Newfield High School
Sarah Jeon – Ithaca High School
Olivia Longhouse – Lansing High School 
Maybeck McCann – Charles O. Dickerson High School (Trumansburg)
Madelynne Newton – Cincinnatus High School
Tenzin Seldoen Oshoe – Ithaca High School
Sidney Reeves – Groton High School
Emily Sine – Ithaca High School
Anna Sutherland – Charles O. Dickerson High School (Trumansburg)
Gavin Tabel – Cortland High School
Cameron Vanselow – South Seneca High School

Community Service Awards:

Mallorie Conroy – Charles O. Dickerson High School (Trumansburg)
Noah Kilmer – Homer High School

2016 Recipients

The outstanding recipients of our 2016 Richard V.V. Stringham Scholarships include:

Ryan Buchanan – Lansing High School
Madeline Czymmek – Lansing High School
Amy DeGaetano – Dryden High School
Elizabeth Drake – Lansing High School
Yang Fei – Ithaca High School
Matthew Haefner – Charles O. Dickerson High School (Trumansburg)
Ty Kunzman – Elmira Notre Dame High School
Alexander Levitskiy – Homer High School
Katherine Musci – Cortland Jr/Sr High School
Lydia Newton – Cincinnatus High School
Eleanor Pereboom – Ithaca High School
Kayla Roos – Homer High School
Caleb Roman – Southern Cayuga High School
Abbey Yatsko – Dryden High School

The inspirational Recipients of our 2016 Community Service Awards include:

Nathaniel Ossit – Groton High School
Maxwell Seymour – Cortland Jr/Sr High School

2015 Recipients

The exceptional recipients of our 2015 Richard V.V. Stringham Scholarships include:

Julia Brazo - Homer High School

Chelsea Breed - Cortland Junior-Senior High School

McKenzie Brown - Homer High School

Molly Clark - Moravia High School

Brandon Davis - Lansing High School

Owen Davis - Lansing High School

Katie Henderson - Ithaca High School

Esther Jeon - Ithaca High School

William Lewis - Lansing High School

Zachary Root - Cincinnatus Central School

Hailie Searles - Odessa Montour Junior-Senior High School

Rebekah Stauffer - Ithaca High School

Jeffrey Steinhoff - McGraw High School

Savannah Wheaton - Groton High School

Jacob Yatsko - Dryden High School

The inspirational Recipients of our 2015 Community Service Awards include:

Zachary Abbott - Southern Cayuga Central School

Michael Gorton - Charles O. Dickerson High School

For questions, please contact the CFCU Education Committee