Community Programs




2020 Diamond North Credit Union Member Scholarships Expand/Collapse

If you are graduating from Grade 12 and a member of Diamond North Credit Union, you are eligible to receive one of our $1,000 Member Scholarships!

Application Details and Form

Save the application to your computer before filling it out. Once you have completed the application and gathered the required documents, email these to marketing@diamondnorthcu.comApplication deadline is April 17, 2020.

Recipients are presented with their award on their graduation or awards day.  These recipients will be announced once they've received their award. 

2020 Valeyo Learning Grant Expand/Collapse

Program.  This program will award 3 - $1000 Learning Grants to eligible Saskatchewan students for full-time study at a qualifying Canadian college or university in 2020. 

Any student who is a member of a participating credit union is eligible to apply for a Learning Grant. Students must be entering or within a 12-month to 4 year fulltime undergraduate or diploma program at a qualifying Canadian institution in Fall 2020.

Submission Deadline:
The program opens February 17, 2020 and will close April 17, 2020. Applications must be submitted electronically via Valeyo's website no later than 11:59 pm ET on April 17, 2020.

Submission Requirements:
1. A completed application.
2. An official transcript of mid-year high school results or transcript of first year post-secondary results.
3. An essay of 500 words or less OR a video of two minutes or less describing your academic achievement, leadership and community involvement.
4. One letter of reference from school principal, teacher, professor/instructor or community member.

2019 Scholarship Recipients Expand/Collapse

At Diamond North Credit Union, we believe in the success of the youth in our communities.  We show this through awarding scholarships to youth in our service area.  In June of 2019, we presented a total of $7,000 to students across our service region. The recipients listed below have demonstrated leadership and made meaningful contributions to school and community while maintaining above-average scholastic performance.  Congratulations grads and best of luck in your studies!

Alana Burka, William Mason High School, Choiceland
Andie Hidlebaugh, LP Miller Comprehensive High School, Nipawin
Randie Kapeller, Arborfield High School
Emma Panter, Big River Community School
Nicole Rowlett, LP Miller Comprehensive High School, Nipawin
Janay Schmaltz, Carrot River Jr Sr High School
Camryn Wassill, Arborfield High School


Cumberland Regional College Scholarship
Each year, a student enrolled in post-secondary education at Cumberland Regional Scholarship receives a $1,000 scholarship from Diamond North Credit Union.  Congratulations to our 2018 - 2019 recipient, Alannah Cotteril!

2020 Sask Youth Co-op Camp Expand/Collapse

Co-op Camp - previously known as the Saskatchewan Co-operative Youth Program or SCYP - is a series of four- and five-day overnight summer camp sessions held in July and August.

Co-op Camp is specially designed for youth ages 12 to 18 to meet new people, develop leadership skills, learn more about co-operatives and how to get involved in the community - and participate in a memorable summer experience. This program provides a co-operative and participatory learning experience for young people within a positive, safe and inclusive environment. The curriculum is specially designed for youth ages 12 to 18 to meet new people, develop leadership skills, learn more about co-operatives and how to get involved in the community - and participate in a memorable summer experience.

Attendees can apply (using this registration form) for consideration for sponsorship for Co-op Camp.  Complete the form and return to your branch of Diamond North Credit Union.

For more information on Co-op Camp, please visit the Saskatchewan Co-operative Association website.

 

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