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The Scholarship Programs for 2023 have opened. Please note there are two different scholarships on this page with two different due dates. 


2023 Dover Federal Scholarship Program

Thank you for your interest in Dover Federal's $1000 College Scholarship! The submission window for 2023 will be from February 21 - May 12, 2023. Submissions are now closed.

CLICK HERE to review the 2023 DFCU Scholarship Guidelines.

In addition to the scholarship, Dover Federal offers The SMART Option Student Loan®   in partnership with Sallie Mae®  as an option to help borrowers attending degree-granting institutions, 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.



In addition to our normal scholarship, we are happy to offer the chance for eligible members to win a separate $1,500 scholarship to help cover the expanding costs of your college education.

The Credit Union College Scholarship Program is funding three $1,500 scholarships that will be awarded to three high school graduates from across the state. 

To be eligible, you simply must be a member of Dover Federal and a high school senior who will be enrolled in an undergraduate college/university degree program during the 2023-2024 academic year. Each applicant must complete a Scholarship Application and submit it along with the other required materials to Dover Federal before Friday, April 7th, 2023. Application forms are available below and must be mailed to Dover Federal Credit Union, Marketing Department, 1075 Silver Lake Blvd., Dover, DE 19904. 

Applications are Closed

Applications for Dover Federal's Scholarship are NOW CLOSED