CUNA Financial Counseling Certification Program Scholarship

Building stronger communities by supporting professional development

We have reached 100 participants! 100 credit union professionals from 100 credit unions are on their way to becoming Certified Credit Union Financial Counselors. Thank you to everyone who filled out an application. 

We have reached 100 participants! 100 credit union professionals from 100 credit unions are on their way to becoming Certified Credit Union Financial Counselors. Thank you to everyone who applied.

CUNA, The National Credit Union Foundation and CUNA Lending Council created this scholarship program to help further the credit union principle of advancing financial education by giving 100 credit union professionals the opportunity to learn how to provide sound financial advice using a program with proven results.

FICEP Scholarship Program


Professionals who complete the FiCEP program are eligible to test for their Certified Credit Union Financial Counselor (CCUFC) designation. To reach our goal of adding new financial counselors in credit unions by 2021, scholarship recipients must start the program by August 28, 2020, and complete two exams by December 31, 2020.