​World Council's Young Credit Union Professionals program was initially designed as a scholarship program to raise the voice of the next generation of credit union leaders in the international credit union movement. Today, WYCUP has become a platform for young credit union professionals worldwide to connect, share and live the credit union values of cooperation and people helping people.


WYCUP provides educational and professional development opportunities, connecting emerging leaders across the global credit union sector.


WYCUP is dedicated to creating events, globally, to engage young professionals which include regional events, eLearning/professional development opportunities and connections with other WOCCU Programs.

Global Networking

WYCUP participants also get the best in networking. From other young professionals around the world to engaged global partners like VISA and Paypal, WYCUP provides opportunities to collaborate with like-minded individuals want to build leadership skills and create change worldwide.

“I now better understand the main challenges of different credit unions around the world and how I can develop myself to make a difference.”
- Joao Vitor Martins, Sicredi Uniao PR/SP