We are now accepting scholarship applications!

We are awarding five $1,500 scholarships to five, local 2023 high school graduates! Applicants must simply meet the following qualifications:

  • Be a graduating high school senior
  • Plan to attend an accredited college, university, career, or trade school
  • Parent and/or recipient must be a member of West Community Credit Union

scholarship Application

Get started today! Completed Applications, Transcripts, and Letters of Recommendation must be received by Friday, March 17, 2023.


Request your Letters of Recommendation and Official Transcripts

In addition to completing and submitting the application form, you will need to request your two Letters of Recommendation and Official Transcripts.  Both are required to complete your scholarship application.


Meet our Recent West Community Scholarship recipients

We have been awarding College Scholarships annually for over 26 years! We are committed to our members and the communities we serve and are proud to offer scholarships to graduating high school seniors to help finance their higher education.

2022 Scholarship winners


Sebastian Ashman, MICDS-Mary Institute and St. Louis County
Logan Forrest,
Duchesne Catholic High School 
Chloe Kaplan,
Francis Howell High
Nirmita Vijayalingam,
Brentwood High School 
Christina Guyre,
Fort Zumwalt High School 

2021 Scholarship winners


Benjamin Greiner, Brentwood High School
Neleh Hopper,
Clayton High School  
Rosanna Rojas,
Parkway South High School
Vanessa Palmero,
Fort Zumwalt West High School 
Andrew Hartle,
Northwest High School  

2020 Scholarship winners


Clayton Russ, Fort Zumwalt North
Julian Carroll,
Ladue High School  
Nathanial Butler,
Brentwood High School
Nicholas Pouk,
Francis Howell Central 
Elizabeth Zareh,
Webster Groves High School  

2019 Scholarship winners


Kennedy Fortner, Francis Howell High
Kara Pruett,
St. Joseph's Academy
Madhumathi Vijayalingam,
Brentwood High School
Margaret Callihan,
Brentwood High School
Blake Miller,
Fort Zumwalt West  

Scholarship applications are reviewed and awarded by our Scholarship Committee. Students applying for this scholarship are not eligible for any other West Community Credit Union scholarships. West Community Credit Union staff, volunteers and their family members are not eligible.

Other Scholarships and Funding Opportunities!

The smartest college money is FREE MONEY so we've made it easy to find many other college scholarships, grants, federal programs, and other forms of financial aid available to you. Visit our College Funding Information Center today and browse scholarships—there are literally millions available. Easily find ones that pertain to you and apply, apply, and apply again for as many scholarships, and as much free money as you can!

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