Applying for Scholarships and Loans

The Community Foundation of Western MA accepts completed applications from
January 1, 2018 through March 31, 2018.


Our Scholarship Application has closed for 2018. The selection of recipients will begin shortly and continue through the end of May. All applicants will be notified of their award status by the end of June.

Complete Applications Include:

1. A completed and submitted online application
2. An applicant’s most recent academic transcript
3. A completed copy of the applicant’s 2018-2019 Student Aid Report


If you have any questions, please contact us at (413) 732-2858 or


Commonly Asked Questions about the Application Process:

How do I begin the online application?

Do I have to complete the entire application at one time?

Why are there red* after some of the questions?

How do I know that my application submitted successfully?