My Generation Student Banking

Glass City’s “My Generation Student Banking Program” is designed especially
for our members between the ages of 16 and 22.

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My Generation Program features include:

    • FREE Checking
    • FREE Debit Card
    • FREE Mobile Banking, Home Banking, and Online Bill Pay
    • My Generation Share Certificate of deposit: This special plan gives you a bonus investment rate for 12 months, and gives you a break on the minimum balance – only $250 is required to open! View investment rates.
    • My Generation Auto Loan: Get your first auto loan with Glass City Federal.  You can also finance right at a participating dealership!
    • The Smart Option Student Loan® for Glass City Federal Credit Union by Sallie Mae®: For borrowers attending degree-granting institutions: Now you can pay for college the smart way with three great repayment options and competitive interest rates! This loan is an ideal solution to help you pay for college expenses not covered by scholarships and federal loans. To learn more or to apply, please get started here.
      The Smart Option Student Loan features and benefits:

        •  Multiple in-school repayment options plus a choice of competitive fixed and variable interest rates, providing even more flexibility
        •  No origination fee and no prepayment penalty
        •  Benefits and an interest rate reduction available
        •  Rates that reward creditworthy borrowers
        •  Applying with a creditworthy cosigner may help you qualify
        •  100% US-based Student Loan Specialists

      To learn more, please get started here.

Glass City Federal Credit Union
Scholarship Opportunity

Students are eligible to apply for the Glass City Federal Credit Union Scholarship if they meet all of the following criteria:

  • The student will be attending a 2- or 4-year accredited post-secondary institution, during the 2018-19 school year.
  • The student is a member of Glass City Federal; or a parent, step-parent, or legal guardian is a member of Glass City.
  • The student submits the required essay and completes the application.

*Glass City employees, and immediate family members of employees and Board of Directors are not eligible to apply.

How To Apply
Please complete and submit the application below with the required essay by March 31, 2018. *Winners will be notified by May 1, 2018.

Scholarship and Essay Details
Glass City will award five scholarships, one in the amount of $2500 (highest scoring entry); and four in the amount of $1000 each (second to fifth highest scoring entries). The scholarship will be paid to the Office of the Bursar at the colleges attended by our winners, no later than August 2018. Winners must show proof of enrollment before scholarship payment is sent. Scholarship essays will be reviewed anonymously by Glass City community business partners. The essays will be scored with attention given to spelling and grammar, content, validity and sincerity, and the applicant’s ability to answer the question.

Click here for a printable scholarship application.
Scholarship applications are also available at all Glass City branch locations.

Northwest Ohio Credit Union Alliance
Scholarship Opportunity 


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This year, the Northwest Ohio CU Outreach Alliance is awarding three scholarships: one for $1,500; $1,000 and $500.

Download and fill out your scholarship application. Carefully follow the instructions to apply by the posted deadline.

Click here for a printable application. Deadline is March 30, 2018. 

Ohio Credit Union Foundation
Scholarship Opportunity 

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The Ohio Credit Union Foundation is offering Ohio undergraduate credit union members the opportunity to apply for a $5,000 video-based scholarship by creating a 60-second to 2½-minute video.


Click here for more information. Deadline is April 30, 2018.

What Are You Waiting For?

Talk to a Glass City representative today about our My Generation Student Banking program.