Southern Cross University acknowledges the generous support of Summerland Credit Union as a founding partner in the Rising Stars Scholarships program. Summerland Credit Union has supported scholarships for local students to study at Southern Cross University since 1994. Its ongoing and generous commitment to the scholarship program, to local kids and to the community is warmly recognised.

Professor Peter Lee, Vice Chancellor

The scholarship has eased my financial burdens, allowed me to reach new levels in both my study and sporting life and enriched my time as a student at Southern Cross University.

Moesha Johnson

Summerland Credit Union’s generosity has allowed me to maintain high grades through my studies and I cannot thank them enough for their ongoing support and encouragement.

Caitlin Esposito

The scholarship helped relieve the pressure of accommodation costs when moving away from home for the first time. I am proud to be a recipient of this scholarship.

Kleon Toffetti