SCHOLARSHIP REQUIREMENTS

The Greater Washington Employee Relocation Council (GWERC) is pleased to present you with our scholarship application package for recently relocated students. Scholarships of up to $1,000 will be awarded. We are a nonprofit organization that brings together corporations and relocation service providers in and around the Washington DC area for the primary purpose of providing educational information and relocation industry updates to our members. The public school system is a very important part of the relocation process for children moving into the Metro Washington DC area. This scholarship program was developed as a service to our local community.

Eligibility criteria:

Eligible seniors must meet the following criteria:

  • Relocated more than 50 miles and changed schools
  • Relocated between the grades of 9 and 12
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (on a scale of 4.0)

Please ensure the following are included in the scholarship package:

  • Application
  • Most recent test scores (SAT, etc.)
  • Essay
  • Extracurricular activities

Go to Scholarship Application

Completed packages should be sent to traciec@western-express.com. Incomplete submissions will not be considered. Selected scholarship recipients will receive an invitation to present their essay at our meeting. Please feel free to submit questions to traciec@western-express.com. You can also find out more about the GWERC on our website at www.gwerc.org. Thank you for your interest in this scholarship. If you would like to submit a hand written application you may click on the links below to download the Scholarship Application and Release Form:

Download Scholarship Application

Download Scholarship Release Form


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