SCHOLARSHIP

About Greater Wildwood Chamber
of Commerce Foundation
APPLICATION

SCHOLARSHIP AWARDS

Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce Foundation awards scholarships on the basis of a comprehensive process. Areas that are reviewed by the committee include, but are not limited to the following: Academic Accomplishments, Community Service, References, Personal Essay, Career Choice and Financial Need. Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce Foundation pays scholarship funds directly to the recipient. Scholarships are awarded at the completion of the first semester if the student has a 2.75 GPA and is enrolled for the following semester. The Greater Wildwood Chamber of Commerce Foundation scholarships are awarded without regard to race, color, ethnicity, gender or sexual orientation. Scholarships awarded are based upon the availability of funds and additional qualifying criteria.

 

CRITERIA

Applicants must have permanent residence status in the Wildwoods (North Wildwood, Wildwood Crest, West Wildwood or Wildwood). Applicants must be completing high school successfully with a minimum unweighted GPA of 2.75 on a 4.0 scale. Applicants must be accepted as a full time student at a college, university, or trade school program for the upcoming academic semester. Applicants must demonstrate a need for financial assistance. Applicants must be a citizen or legal permanent resident of the United States. Applicants must complete and submit a Scholarship Application by Friday, April 15, 2016 @ 4:00pm. Scholarship recipients will receive their check for the next semester only after their grades from the previous semester have been received.