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We award annual scholarships to eligible students in our community because we know they are the foundation of our future. These scholarships demonstrate our intent to assist employees in accomplishing their personal growth goals and to make our communities a better place to live, work and play. Our annual scholarship deadline is March 15th each year. 

Mansfield University Employee Scholarship

  • Available to any employee, dependent of the employee, local board director, or dependent of local board director
  • Requires a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0
  • Requires 20 hours per semester of community or school service
  • Full and Part-Time students (taking at least 6 credit hours) will be considered. Full-Time students will be given preference
  • Not automatically renewed but recipients can reapply each year
  • $500 is awarded each semester
  • Contact us or download an application here.

Customer Scholarship

  • Available to a student or his / her immediate family member(s), who must have been a customer for a minimum of two years at the time of application
  • Applicant must be an incoming freshman college student enrolled in a four-year degree program
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 after completing their freshman year of college
  • Minimum of 36 hours of community service each semester
  • Applicant must reside in the First Citizens market area
  • Full and part-time students are encouraged to apply, with preference given to full-time students.
  • $1,250 will be awarded over two semesters.
  • Contact us or download an application here

Agricultural Scholarship

  • Available to a senior high school student continuing their education in an agricultural-related field
  • The scholarship will be paid out to the recipient for their second year in college or trade school, upon receipt of the recipient's prior year transcript.
  • Requires a cumulative GPA of at least 3.0.
  • Must reside in the First Citizens market area.
  • Preference will be given to students who are customers or have family members as customers.
  • $1,000 is awarded each year
  • Contact us or download an application here.

Additional information and applications for scholarships are available at any First Citizens Community Bank office, or by calling 800-326-9486.