West Chester Optimist Scholarship Fund


The primary purpose of this scholarship fund shall be to provide financial support to students pursuing a degree in nursing at a post secondary college or university.

Congratulations to our 2017 Scholarship Recipients:

Ryan Howe, Morgan Polidore, Jaime Robinson

Congratulations to our 2016 Scholarship Recipients:

Ashlynne Kirk, Mackenzie Newton, Rachel Roads & Melanie Wicka

Scholarship Information

The West Chester Optimist Fund will provide a scholarship of $1,000 annually to a graduating senior from Henderson High School, East High School, Rustin High School and Bishop Shanahan High School who intends to pursue a degree in nursing.

Please contact the high school guidance departments for application information.



Mail checks made payable to:

WC Optimist Scholarship Fund c/o CCCF
28 West Market Street
West Chester, PA 19382