All applications should be returned to the Guidance Department by the deadline! If this deadline is not met, they can be mailed to the WHS Alumni Scholarship Fund Inc. at PO Box 324, Westerly RI 02891.
The founding body established this fund for the sole purpose of providing financial assistance as follows
The founding body established this fund for the sole purpose of providing financial assistance to graduating senior(s) who are a WESTERLY RESIDENT as follows:
- Educational scholarships pursuing a career in a trade related profession that requires an apprenticeship, technical certification or licensure, associate or bachelor’s degree.
- For the purchase of tools/equipment to graduating senior(s) who are not entering into a set program but will be starting a job in the trades such as (carpentry, plumbing, electrical, painter, beautician, hairdresser, etc.).
These funds may be used toward tuition of related fees, as well as books, computers, room-and-board, transportation, and other educational expenses. There are hundreds of career opportunities.