October 30, 2018

Team One Credit Union – Earnest “Ernie” Burnell Scholarship


Team One Credit Union established the Earnest “Ernie” Burnell Scholarship in 2018 in memory of Ernie Burnell. Ernie was a member of Team One Credit Union for over 35 years and served on Team One’s Board of Directors from 1999-2018. He began his career in 1965 in Buena Vista as a teacher and retired in 1997 as a school administrator with Saginaw Public Schools. Mr. Burnell was very active in the community, was a lifelong learner, and a strong advocate for teachers and students.






● Minimum 2.7 GPA ● Applicant must be a current member of Team One Credit Union ● Applicant must reside within the same county that their Team One Credit Union membership is registered in.


Check the listing of qualifying Michigan counties or cities here: 

● High school senior ● Pursuing an undergraduate, academic degree ● Full-time enrollment



Evaluation Criteria

Financial need (25); scholastic record (15); essay (15); community activities and honors (15); recommendations (10); citizenship (10). (90 total points)



Membership Requirements

Please refer to the online scholarship application for more information.