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Get on the right path to financial success early — this free account is available exclusively to our youngest members, ages 17 and under.

Pelican State Credit Union's Team Pelican youth account gives our community's most impressionable members the right impression when it comes to managing money. Members 17 and under are exclusively eligible for this savings account that pays quarterly dividends.


  • For ages 17 and under
  • Dividends paid on entire balance; credited quarterly
  • Get paid for good grades—$1 bonus for highest attainable report card grade*
  • No monthly service fee
  • Eligible for a $1,000 scholarship award
  • Open in conjunction with a Teen Checking account

Find a Pelican branch near you and join in the Team Pelican fun!

Check out our current rates to learn more!

Our Team Pelican Scholarship Award Program has awarded over $99,000 in 13 years to high school graduates across Louisiana.
The deadline to apply for 2021 has passed, but you can check back and review results here.
If you or someone you know plans to graduate in 2022, stay tuned for updates and announcements!
Plus: Check out our 5-step system to increase your chance of winning college scholarships!

*Pelican State CU membership eligibility required. Adult 18 years old or older must be a joint account holder on child’s Team Pelican youth savings account. Joint account holder must provide a form of identification for the child, such as a birth certificate or Social Security card, to open account. Highest attainable grade on report card pertains to each individual report card’s grading scale. Only the student's most recent report card is accepted. Maximum of $10.00 per report card. Copy of official report card required. Team Pelican savings accounts are federally insured by NCUA.