Washington State Employees Credit Union Scholarship

Website: Washington State Employees Credit Union Scholarship


Every year WSECU extends an invitation to our members who are beginning or continuing their higher education to apply for a scholarship. 

  • The application period runs December to February each year.
  • Recipients are selected and notified in the spring.
  • WSECU members of all ages are welcome to apply.
  • $2,000 is awarded for two-year colleges and vocational schools.
  • $3,000 is awarded for four-year undergraduate and graduate programs.
  • New this year, a FAFSA form will be required to apply.

Our scholarship committee will choose recipients based on the following:

  • Academic record

  • Financial need

  • School and community involvement

  • Letters of recommendation

  • Two 500-word essays

  • All applicants must be WSECU members



Applicants must meet all of the following criteria to be eligible for this scholarship:

  • Must be a full-time student at the time of the award.
  •  Must be a WSECU member in good standing when the application is reviewed and the scholarship is awarded. Membership in any other credit union does not satisfy eligibility for this program.
  • WSECU-elected volunteers and their family members, as well as Scholarship Committee members and their family members, are not eligible for this scholarship.
  • FAFSA form required to apply
Student Type
  • freshman
  • sophomore
  • junior
  • senior
  • graduate
Citizen Type
  • US Citizen
  • Permanent Resident
  • International or Other Visa Status
  • Undocumented
WSECU partners with Scholarship America for the oversight of the application process. To apply, please visit the Scholarship America website, where you'll find eligibility requirements, complete details on what you'll need to complete the process successfully and the application itself.
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