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Peter C. Bertucci Scholarship Program


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Peter C. Bertucci served as a teacher and administrator for several years before becoming superintendent of the Jefferson Parish Public School System from 1969-1973. In the namesake of our founder, Jefferson Financial FCU proudly offers $1,000 scholarships to twenty high school graduates who demonstrate academic excellence, commitment to community, and are members of the credit union.

To apply, applicants must meet the following requirements:

Green Arrow BulletMust be a graduating high school senior who will enroll in an undergraduate degree plan for the 2019-2020 school year at an accredited two-year or four-year college, university, or vocational-technical school in the United States

Green Arrow BulletMust be a current member of Jefferson Financial FCU or eligible for membership 

Scholarship recipients must demonstrate the following:

Green Arrow BulletAcademic Excellence
Green Arrow BulletCommitment to community and school involvement
Green Arrow BulletMust be a member of JFFCU

Selected scholarship recipients will be awarded the following amounts:

Green Arrow BulletTwenty $1,000 awards will be issued to graduating high school seniors
Green Arrow BulletA $300 award will be made payable to each scholarship recipient's high school
Green Arrow BulletA $100 check will be made payable to the recipient's sponsoring high school teacher

Application submissions must include:

Green Arrow BulletCompleted Application
Green Arrow BulletTwo Letters of Recommendation
Green Arrow BulletEssay (Topic Specified on Application)
Green Arrow BulletOfficial High School Transcript
Our 2019-2020 Scholarship Application is now available. An online version of the application can be found here.
The deadline to apply is March 6, 2020. 
Aimee Cuenca
Mount Carmel Academy



Daniel Lau
Riverdale High School



Anne Marie Licata
St. Mary's Dominican High School

Peyton Watson
Denham Springs High School



Kambri Gaudet
John Ehret High School



Ryan Lam
Runnels High School



Madeline Boudreau
Academy of Our Lady



Preston McGee
Dallas County High School



Britney Rice
Mount Carmel Academy

Gabriel Davis

Sulpher High School

Elizabeth Winter
Home School 

Emily Sabido

Archbishop Chapelle High School