College Scholarship Application

We invite you to apply for one of our $1,500 awards through April 1, 2024.

WCCU awards four $1,500 college scholarships annually to local graduating high school seniors planning to major in any area of study. All applicants will be considered for each of the scholarships listed below, 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 higher.

  • The Robert M. Bewlay Memorial Scholarship
  • The Joseph N. Cugini Memorial Scholarship
  • Westerly Community Credit Union College Scholarships (2)
Applicant or Parent/Guardian must be a member of the Westerly Community Credit Union to be eligible to apply. To be considered, fully complete and submit the online application below by April 1, 2024.

College Scholarship Application

Westerly Community Credit Union

  • 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.

  • 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.)
  • 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.
Status of College Application(s)
  • College Choice #1 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.

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