2022 SCHOLARSHIP AWARD

SCHOLARSHIP REGULATIONS & APPLICATION FORMS

The Worcester County Highway Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce that applications are available for the WCHA Scholarship. The Scholarship Program in under the direction of the Scholarship Committee which is appointed annually by the WCHA President. The Committee consists of 3 members: Two Members of the WCHA Executive Board and one Member of the Association.

 

 REQUIREMENTS:

  • Applicant must have applied to and planning to attend an accredited college, university, or technical institute that requires at least a two-year curriculum
  • Applicant must be a RELATIVE of a member of the Worcester County Highway Association

  • Applicant must have a 2.5 Grade Point Average to be eligible

  • WCHA member who sponsors the applicant must have a minimum of 3 years consecutive membership in the WCHA as of April 30

  • Member must be current with Membership Dues and in good standing with the Association

  • Applicant must be a citizen of the United States

APPLICATION:  A completed application must include:

  • WCHA Application Form
  • Transcript from your educational institution which indicates GPA/current class standing
  • Statement of Scholarship Need (Describe your need for the Scholarship)
  • Proof of EFC (Estimated Family Contribution)
  • Recent Letter of Recommendation from teacher who has personal knowledge of applicant
  • 300-400 word essay detailing the following topic: Police and Fire departments are considered “First Responders” to emergency situations. In your opinion, should Public Works Departments also be officially considered to be “First Responders”? Why or why not?

 DEADLINE:

                Worcester County Highway Association Scholarship Fund
                PO BOX 446
                Clinton, MA 01510

  • Applications should be emailed or postmarked by April 1, 2022