Skip to main content
Enter search terms below…

Member News

The CAP COM Cares Foundation is Now Accepting Applications for 2020 Scholarships & Awards



Talented young members and the incredible educators who guide their quest for knowledge make our world a better place. CAP COM proudly celebrates our community’s best and brightest by awarding scholarships annually. The CAP COM Cares Foundation is now accepting applications for its 2020 Scholarships & Awards. Submission deadline is May 1.

This year CAP COM is proud to grant more than 35 scholarships including two new scholarships for members who are attending trade schools and adults who are continuing their education. The categories include:

  • (20) $2,500 Legacy Scholarships in the names of Paula Stopera, Weidner “Ed” Davis & Ed Gilligan for members pursuing an undergraduate degree.
  • (4) $2,500 Trade Scholarships in the name of Tony Celeste for members who are attending a trade school.
  • (4) $2,500 Lifelong Learner Scholarships for members who are above the age of 26 who are going back to school to pursue an undergraduate degree.
  • (1) $2,500 Technology Scholarship in the name of Art Goedeke for members who are pursuing a degree in computer science or technology.
  • (9) $1,000 Making a Difference Awards for both students and educators who are making a difference in their communities.

Most students and teachers are currently learning and teaching remotely due to COVID-19 social distancing restrictions. Now is a great time to encourage your child to apply for these scholarships to help them look forward to the next stages of higher education. For convenience, applications and essays can be emailed and scanned.

For more information and to apply for CAP COM’s scholarships, please visit www.capcomfcu.org/scholarships. If there are any questions, please reach out to [email protected].

On Thursday, Sept. 22, the Hudson Valley Community College Foundation held the official dedication ceremony for its new Gordon N. ’62 and Linda S. Zuckerman Alumni House, located on Whitman Court in Troy. The Foundation identified real estate ventures as a core priority during long-range strategic planning activities held in 2020. Purchased in…
The strategic collaboration elevates the best of two successful regional businesses to become the area’s largest digital transformation provider. Menands, NY. September 28, 2022 – eBizDocs, a premier electronic content solutions provider, announced today that it acquired Albany-based company, Image Data, a leading solution centric document…
Opportunities for Local Businesses to Showcase Student Art View Photos Here (Albany) – September 26, 2022. Dr. Martin Kilbridge, President of Academy of The Holy Names, announced today the successful launch of its annual Traveling Art Show. Under the direction of Art Teacher, Dana Sela, and Director of Enrollment Management, Wendy Diefendorf, the…
Oct
06
Get connected, develop leads and build relationships at our one-of-a-kind, fast-paced networking event. This popular networking event features a…
Market, Develop, & Connect
Oct
12
You are invited to attend the Ribbon Cutting for My Lighthouse: Indoor Play Gym @ Discovery Place Learning Center!   What:                  Ribbon Cutting…
Ribbon Cutting
Oct
13
You are invited to attend the Grand Re-Opening of Comfort Inn & Suites - East Greenbush!   What:                 Grand Re-Opening of Comfort Inn…
Grand Re-Opening