College Scholarship Application

We invite you to apply for one of our $1,000 awards. 

Application includes essay and academic record

WCCU awards three $1,000 college scholarships annually to graduating high school seniors planning to major in any area of study. Applicants must be accepted to a two-year or four-year college with a GPA of 3.0 or better. One application will be considered for all three scholarships.

  • The Robert M. Bewlay Memorial Scholarship
  • The Joseph N. Cugini Memorial Scholarship
  • Westerly Community Credit Union College Scholarship

To apply for a Westerly Community Credit Union Scholarship, please complete this form below or use this printable application form:

Westerly Community Credit Union College Scholarship Application

Westerly Community Credit Union is a full-service credit union with Rhode Island branches in Westerly, Richmond and Wakefield.

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College Scholarship Application

Westerly Community Credit Union

The Westerly Community Credit Union offers three $1,000.00 College Scholarships awarded to graduating High School Seniors majoring in any area of study.

  • Robert M. Bewlay Memorial Scholarship
  • Joseph N. Cugini Memorial Scholarship
  • Westerly Community Credit Union College Scholarship
All applicants will be considered for each of the three scholarships listed above, however, no applicant will be awarded more than one scholarship. The Scholarship Committee will determine which scholarship the successful candidate will be awarded. Applicants must be accepted to a 2 or 4 year college with a GPA of 3.0 or better. Applicant or Parent/Guardian must be a member of the Westerly Community Credit Union to be eligible. To be considered, this application must be fully completed and submitted no later than Friday, March 12, 2021.
  • Applicant's Name is a required field.
  • Address is a required field.
  • Telephone is a required field.
  • Please enter a valid phone number.
  • Present High School is a required field.
  • Email is a required field.
  • Please enter a valid email address.
Additional Required Information

All questions MUST be answered fully. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

  • Official High School Transcript is a required field.
Please submit one letter of recommendation from someone who has made a significant impact on you. (Family members are excluded.)
  • One Letter of Recommendation is a required field.
In reflecting on your high school career what changes have you noticed in yourself as you face the next chapter in your academic journey?
  • Essay is a required field.
To which colleges have you been accepted:
  • College #1 is a required field.
        • To which college have you chosen to attend is a required field.
        Name and Address of Parent(s) and or Guardian(s)
            If mother is self-employed, please explain
                  If father is self-employed, please explain
                    Name(s), Age(s), and School of Siblings
                                      In the space provided below, please answer the following questions as fully and completely as possible.
                                      • Please share detailed information regarding your community involvement and your high school activities. is a required field.
                                      • Please list the honors and awards you have received. is a required field.
                                      • Are there any unusual circumstances about which the scholarship committee should be informed? is a required field.

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