Seven Students Awarded Scholarships from Chartway Federal Credit Union and its Divisions

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. - July 7, 2016 - PRLog -- $2 billion dollar Chartway Federal Credit Union and its divisions of HeritageWest and SouthWest Community proudly announces that seven student members have been awarded $3,000 scholarships, totaling $21,000 in academic aid.

For 27 years the credit union's Directors' Memorial Scholarship program has annually awarded scholarships to deserving student members pursuing graduate or undergraduate degrees. This year's recipients include four students from Virginia and three from schools in Utah, as follows:

• Paul Martin, III (Chesapeake, VA) - attending Old Dominion University
• Christopher Selig (Virginia Beach, VA) - attending Virginia Tech
• Dalianna Vaysman (Chesapeake, VA) - attending the University of Virginia
• Ezra Washington (Virginia Beach, VA) - attending Virginia Commonwealth University
• Chad Call (St. George, UT) - attending Utah Valley University
• Andrew Griffin (Washington, UT) - attending Brigham Young University
• Aubrey Grimshaw (Enoch, UT)  - attending The Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Recipients were selected on the basis of need, activities, academic performance, an essay, and a letter of reference.

"With a commitment to strengthening our communities, we are honored to support these young leaders gain the skills and the knowledge they need to achieve long-term success," said Brian Schools, Chartway's president and chief executive officer. "We are proud of their determination, their drive, and their desire to make an impact."

The Director's Memorial Scholarship program was created in 1989 by its board members in recognition of the credit union's success.  Since its inception, the credit union has awarded more than $200,000 in student scholarships to its members.

Chartway FCU, a not-for-profit financial institution, has been serving members since 1959, building a service network that includes more than 50 branches and a full slate of online, mobile and telephone banking services. Headquartered in Virginia Beach, Va., the $2 billion credit union proudly serves 180,000 members. HeritageWest and SouthWest Community Credit Unions joined the Chartway family of credit unions in 2010. For more information, visit,, or Or, visit them on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.

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