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The Harry B. Crewson Foundation

Funding Future Bobcats


Our Mission

The Crewson Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization, honors the memory of Harry B. Crewson by offering scholarships to incoming Ohio University freshmen and enabling them to carry on the fine Bobcat tradition at Ohio University.


Who Will My Gift Help?

The Crewson Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school students who will be attending Ohio University and are OUCU members or the children of OUCU members.


How Do I Donate?

  • Visit any of our branches
  • Call (740) 597-2800
  • Automatic transfer
  • Complete and return the donation card with payment by mail:

Ohio University Credit Union
ATTN: Crewson Foundation
P.O. Box 476
Athens, OH 45701

  • Through estate planning - there are many types of planned giving strategies

Questions? Please call:

Cory Corrigan, VP of Financial Services - (740) 597-2859
Garry Hunter, OUCU corporate attorney - (740) 592-5580


We’ll Double Your Donation Power

OUCU Financial Services has set aside funds to match your donations. For every dollar you put in, we’ll put one in, too — up to $10,000 a year through 2021.


Who Was Harry B. Crewson?

Harry B. Crewson, Ohio University Credit Union founder, was the 17th President of Ohio University, Trustee Professor of Economics and a public figure respected for artful dispute, mediation and consensus building throughout his years in Athens.


Students Interested in Applying

Scholarship applications are due by March 1 of each year.


2017 Scholarship Recipients:

Raylin Fetherolf -- Athens High School
Lacy Burke -- Alexander High School
Katelyn Johnson -- Athens High School