2016 James A. Burley, Jr. Scholarship Contest

It’s time  for the annual James A. Burley, Jr., Scholarship Contest!  Named after former chairman and director James A. Burley, Jr., who served RTN for more than 31 years, the contest annually awards three scholarships to college students who are RTN members (or their dependents).  The prizes include:

First place:  $5,000
Second place:  $3,000
Third place:  $2,000

To be eligible this year, applicants need to be members (or dependents of members) as of April 1, 2016, and will be enrolled in a full-time undergraduate or post-high school technical college in the fall of 2016.  They must complete an entry form and write an essay on the theme “Choose a person or persons you admire and explain why.”

Entries must sent by external mail service only, including US Postal Service, Fed Ex or UPS.  Applications/essays submitted by any other method (including inter-office company mail systems, hand deliveries, faxes or emails) will be disqualified. 

 Entries must be received (not postmarked) by 4 pm Friday, May 27, 2016.


Mail applications and essays to:

RTN Federal Credit Union Scholarship Contest
Attn:  Ms. Patrice Manley
600 Main Street
Waltham, MA  02452