Scholarships

Investing in tomorrow.

As a cooperative founded by teachers, WECU believes deeply in the value of education. It’s in our DNA. Each year, we commit our resources to educational institutions improving the lives of our community members. We are proud to provide up to $76,000 in annual scholarship awards to these four local institutions of higher learning.

You can apply through the schools’ websites or financial aid offices, so contact your school to learn more.

Western Washington University: Four $1,500 scholarships

Whatcom Community College: Eight $1,000 scholarships

Northwest Indian College: Four $1,000 scholarships

Bellingham Technical College: Eight $1,000 scholarships

In addition to general scholarships, WECU has committed to $50,000 annually to student-athletes at WWU. All WECU members in good standing for at least one year are eligible to apply. Applicants must be a full-time student, have a demonstrated need for financial aid and an accumulated GPA minimum of 2.75. Contact your school’s financial aid office to learn more.