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School Grant Program

Westerra Credit Union funds $50,000 annually to our educators in Colorado school districts. In addition to our internal application, The Westerra School Grant Program is also awarded through the following school district foundations:

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We welcome Westerra members who are educators serving Early Childhood Education through Grade 12 in any Colorado school district to apply. Applicants must be a Westerra Credit Union member with a minimum $5 funded into a savings account at the time of application submission. Not yet a Westerra member? Open an account in five minutes or less.

Grant Size

Grants are available up to $500 and will be issued to schools or departments (not individuals).

How to Apply

Apply here before Friday, October 28, 2022.

Application Deadline

The application deadline is Friday, October 28, 2022. Grant checks will be ready for distribution in November.

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Past Recipients

View our list of past recipients.

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