Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce

2018-2019 Scholarship Application


The Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce recognizes the importance of continuing education and life-long learning; therefore, offers a $1000 scholarship annually to a graduating senior that:

  • Resides in the chamber's service area: Atglen, Caln, Christiana, Coatesville, East Brandywine, East Fallowfield, Elverson, Highland, Honey Brook, Modena, Parkesburg, Sadsbury, South Coatesville, Valley, West Bradford, West Brandywine, West Caln, West Fallowfield, and West Sadsbury
  • Meets all of the scholarship criteria defined by the chamber, which includes outstanding academic performance and pursuit of a certificate, license, two year degree or four year degree


Recipient(s) of the WCCCC scholarship must meet the following criteria:

  1. Be a senior student in good standing in his/her high school
  2. Demonstrate proficient academic achievement (3.0 or higher cumulative GPA)
  3. Demonstrate involvement in school activities and/or community service
  4. Be accepted at a university, college, community college, or accredited vocational, trade, or business school
  5. Provide a recommendation by an administrator, teacher, or coach or other personal reference

Application Process


  1. Applications may be obtained online at the Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce website or in the guidance offices of the following high schools:
  • Coatesville Area Senior High
  • Octorara Area Senior High
  • Twin Valley Senior High
  • Collegium Charter School
  • Bishop Shanahan High School
  1. Applications must be submitted to the Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce by April 15th of the student’s senior year. Applications may be submitted in person, by email at chamber@westernchestercounty.com, or by mail at 50 S First Avenue, Coatesville, PA 19320
  1. Applications will be reviewed by the Scholarship Selection Committee, which is comprised of members of the Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce and appointed by the Board of Directors. Recipient(s) will be notified upon verification of the application criteria.
  2. Scholarship recipients will be recognized at a Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce Event.


Applications can be mailed to:

Western Chester County Chamber of Commerce

Scholarship Committee

50 S. 1st Avenue, Coatesville, PA 19320 

or email a completed application to Chamber@westernchestercounty.com


A check for the full amount of the scholarship will be issued in the name of the recipient upon receipt of a copy of the paid tuition statement from the university, college, or school the recipient will be attending. Funds may be utilized for reimbursement of tuition payments.