ALEXANDRIA, Va. (2/26/15)--Low-income credit unions (LICU) interested in grant assistance from the National Credit Union Administration for internships and training have until March 3 to submit their applications to the agency.
This first round of applications for 2015 technical assistance grants opened Feb. 2 (News Now Dec. 18). LICUs may apply online and information about the grant round and application guidelines can be accessed here.
The grant program is administered by the NCUA's Office of Small Credit Union Initiatives.
According to the NCUA, it will provide at least $360,000 in grants for more than 100 credit unions during the first round of 2015. The intern and training grants are considered separate initiatives by the NCUA, and interested credit unions can apply for both.