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Harry B. Crewson Foundation

Funding Future Bobcats

Our Mission

The Crewson Foundation, a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization, honors the memory of OUCU Founder Harry B. Crewson.
The Foundation funds scholarships for 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 to the Foundation?

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

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

  • 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

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 2020.

Who Was Harry B. Crewson?

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

Students Interested in Applying

Scholarship applications are due by March 1 of each year.

2018 Scholarship Recipients

2017 Scholarship Recipients

 

Colton Wright - Trimble High School
Kali Knudson -- Athens High School
Mikayla Bradford -- Federal Hocking High School
 

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