UNC School of Government Scholarship

LGFCU members who are local government employees are eligible to apply for a scholarship to help cover tuition for conferences, classes and seminars offered by the UNC School of Government.

UNC School of Government

Good for you. Good for your community.

The UNC School of Government in Chapel Hill is the largest university-based local government training, advisory and research organization in the United States. LGFCU supports the School because of the instrumental role it serves in the professional development of Credit Union members like you — and ultimately, the communities we serve together.

Application deadlines

The committee reviews applications based on the course start date. The dates below can help you determine when to submit your scholarship application.

  • March 1 - courses starting between April and June
  • June 1 - courses starting between July and September
  • July 1 – application review for Municipal and County Administration course only
  • September 1 - courses starting between October and December
  • December 1 - courses starting between January and March

Applications received after a deadline go into consideration for the following application period. Funds may not be awarded on a reimbursement basis for completed classes, conferences and seminars. If you have any questions regarding the application process, please email us at sog@lgfcu.org or call 800.344.4846.

Next Steps

Strengthen your job skills! Apply now for the UNC School of Government Scholarship.

  • To get started, download the application.
  • Email your completed application to sog@lgfcu.org or mail to:
    LGFCU
    UNC-School of Government Scholarship Program
    3600 Wake Forest Road
    Raleigh, NC 27609