Grant Eligibility and Applications
The New Jersey and Pennsylvania Credit Union Foundations change people’s lives by promoting financial education, disaster relief and credit union relevance.
In keeping with this mission, the Foundations offer grants in four primary categories: Financial Literacy, Small Credit Union Assistance, Professional Development and Disaster Relief. To learn more about each of these grants and to access an application, please scroll down and select one of the links to the left. (Please print and complete, or complete online using Internet Explorer or Google Chrome.)
A credit union applicant must demonstrate financial viability by:
- Maintaining Net Worth of 8% or greater; and
- Earning a positive ROA for the current year and two prior years; or
- Providing an acceptable plan for improvement in a reasonable amount of time for either/both.
- Please submit a plan along with your grant application, which addresses how you plan to increase a <8% Net Worth Ratio and/or how you will maintain a positive ROA.