Engage. Inspire. Connect.



To inspire global young leaders and offer regional events, trainings and networking to further push the global cooperation of its members.


To engage the next generation of credit union leaders in the international credit union movement by sharing and living the credit union values ‚Äčof cooperation and people helping people through sustainable support from alumni, membership and sponsorships.



The WYCUP Steering Committee is made up of individuals dedicated to advancing youth in credit unions around the world. This select group of volunteers is responsible for ongoing efforts to connect and empower the youth of the credit union movement.


Snapshot of Results

  • Longest running global credit union young professional scholarship program
  • Over 90 Scholarships to young people from 20 countries
  • The Global Classroom and eLeadership Academy
  • Young Professionals Exchanges in 2019 & 2020
  • 2019 & 2020 Global Youth Summits
  • Education and networking events at annual World Credit Union Conference
  • Joint sponsorship of Diversity, Equity and Inclusion (DEI) programs with WOCCU, Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions and Global Women's Leadership Network
  • Young professionals grown into positions, including:
    • C-Suite, Senior Management, CEOs
    • Board Directors of Associations and Foundations
    • Keynote Speakers, Consultants, Vendors
  • $61,000 raised in 2019 from grassroots efforts


“I have taken a great deal personally and professionally from my WYCUP experiences. After participating in the program, a passion was ignited within myself and other participants.”
- Tyler Valentine, Laramie Plains Federal Credit Union