The FiSCA National Scholarship Program

The FiSCA National Scholarship Program is available to benefit deserving college-bound high school seniors from families in areas served by its members. Funding for the National Scholarship Program is provided by voluntary contributions from FiSCA members and affiliate members, including MoneyGram International and Western Union.

The FiSCA National Scholarship Program awards cash grants of at least $2,000 to students selected from each of five geographic regions across the nation. Criteria is based on academic achievement, leadership skills in school and the community, perseverance in the face of significant obstacles, and an essay written expressly for the competition.

The 2014 FiSCA Scholarship Program is now open.  Click on the link below to download the application.  Please note which region you fall under and who your application should be mailed to.


Sanford Herman
12 Debron Court
Centereach, NY 11720


Joseph Doyle
AKCC Financial
3450 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.
Riviera Beach, FL 33404

Eric Norrington
ACE Cash Express
1231 Greenway Drive, Suite 600
Irving, TX 75038

Thomas Leonard
California Financial Service Providers
722 W Quincy Ave.
Clovis, CA 93619

Please Note:  If you reside in the state of Washington, Oregon, Idaho, or Montana, send your application to:

                Aggie Clark
MoneyTree, Inc.
6720 Fort Dent Way, Suite 230
Seattle, WA  98188

2014 FiSCA Scholarship Application 

FiSCA has awarded more than $816,500 in scholarship awards to 368 deserving students from across the country since the inception of the program in 1999. In 2013, $82,000 in scholarship money was awarded! Read the press release on the 2013 awardees.

To make a donation to the FiSCA National Scholarship Program, use the pledge card here.


2013 Winners

Lauren Antonucci, NJBrinnae Bent, WIDaniela Castro, FL
Tawndalaya DaRoza, MACallie Chappell, MIPetra Fiel, FL
Meghan Gilmore, CTKarli Gormley, MIEmily Hansford, GA
Victoria Hale, NJSamuel LoBianco, IAAshli Hodges, GA
Humza Jamil, NYRebecca Pozen, WIKabrea Jones, MS
Natasha Pineiros, NJAngela Sun, MIBrigitte Passman, TN
Victoria Prizzi, NYCassie Wang, KS
Kevin Teel, NY

Akhrysta Anderson, TXFazalath Sadiq Batcha, CA
Kevin Campos, TXCamille Garnsey, MT
Lillana Chavez, TXChristina Gibbs, CA
Steven Cisneros, TXAlan Grusky, CA
Audranna Pennamon, TXJessica Nesis, WA
Mirella Torres, TXR. Christopher Read, NV
Zachary Rivera, CA
Katarina Stapleford, CA
Claire Williams, CA
Katarina Bethel, CA
Rafael Cubillo Jr., CA
Luccerito Gutierrez, CA
Irene Hong, CA
Bethany Morrow, CA