2021-2022 SGA Endowed Scholarship Application

Deadline:  Please electronically complete this application and essay by August 6, 2021.

If you have any questions, please send an email to scholarships@wcsu.edu.
Student Information

To be considered as a finalist for this scholarship you need to be:

  • Registered as full time, matriculated student at WCSU

  • Have completed a minimum of 12 credits at WCSU

  • Have a GPA requirement of 2.0 or above

All qualified applicants must also submit a short essay (400 words or less) answering the following question: 

I hereby acknowledge that the above information is accurate and complete to the best of my knowledge.  I also allow the release of my total number of accumulated credits, my GPA, my program of study, my major, whether I have a demonstrated financial need as determined by a processed FAFSA or by a documented financial explanation, and any other information deemed necessary for a scholarship selection to the appropriate scholarship committees.


I also acknowledge that donors of scholarships may want to have information about recipients and that if I am selected as such, the information I provide in this application as well as the information released to the scholarship committee may be given to the donor.


I agree to abide by the provisions attached to any scholarship offered by the WCSU Foundation or Western Connecticut State University if I am selected. I also understand that if selected for a scholarship that requires additional information (writing sample, community service activities, etc.), I will provide this information prior to disbursement of the scholarship. I plan to attend WCSU during the semester(s) in which the scholarship will be issued.  I understand that scholarships are awards that will be disbursed in two equal parts during the fall and spring semesters as long as I continue to meet the criteria of the scholarship.


I understand that all future correspondence regarding this application and scholarship award will be through my university e-mail address.

By acknowledging this statement, I have read and understand the responsibilities and possible disclosures listed above.