WCSU Covid-19 Information Fall 2021

Office of Diversity and Equity

Webster Bank Scholarship Application

2021 Webster Bank Scholarship Application

Student/Applicant Information


Deadline:  Please electronically complete the scholarship application and essay by September 17, 2021.  

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

Diversity Scholarship Form

Diversity Scholarship Form

Permanent Home Address

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 24 credits at WCSU
    • Have a GPA requirement of 2.5 or above
    All qualified applicants must also submit a short essay (500 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 and/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.