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Awards Programs

LSCU’s credit unions and their leadership do great things. In order to celebrate their good work, both CUNA and the LSCU have designed a variety of national and state recognition awards. For more information, click the links below.


2019 LSCU Award Winners

The LSCU Distinguished Service Award recognizes lifelong service to the credit union movement reaching beyond the natural person credit union.

The LSCU Young Professional of the Year Award recognizes a credit union professional, age 40 or under, who has shown passion, dedication, and enthusiasm for the credit union movement.

The Credit Union Professional of the Year Award is awarded to an outstanding individual for his or her professional contributions to advance the credit union movement in their state and the nation.

The Credit Union Volunteer of the Year Award recognizes an individual who has contributed time, effort, and talent in advancing the credit union movement.

Credit Union of the Year, Up to $100 Million Asset Size

Credit Union of the Year, $100 to $500 Million Asset Size

Credit Union of the Year, More than $500 Million Asset Size

National Awards

CUNA’s National Award programs are designed to encourage and recognize distinguished credit unions which demonstrate social responsibility (the Dora Maxwell Award), the credit union philosophy (the Louise Herring Award), and financial education (the Desjardins Awards).

Online Submission Process
To streamline the submission process for our member credit unions and to reduce financial and human resources spent on the submission process, CUNA and the Leagues have collaborated to produce one standardized format and online submission process for the following awards:

Submission Instructions
You will automatically establish an account when you create an application to submit your first project by clicking on the designated link below. You may save your work and return to the submission site as often as needed as long as you complete and submit all parts of the project submission by the due date for the respective awards program. All submissions are due by July 31, 2020 at 5:00 p.m. ET.

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