The Luigi Wewege Foundation

The Luigi Wewege Foundation scholarship was created with the belief that everyone who has a desire to attend, should be able to attend college or university. By answering a simple essay question, applicants will have an opportunity to be granted a $1,500 scholarship. A foundation committee will select a winner by the end of December, 2017 and there will only be one winner who will be selected to receive $1,500 towards higher education expenses in 2018.

Annual Amount


Additional Selection Criteria


The following people are eligible for the Luigi Wewege Foundation scholarship:
1. American High school students graduating this calendar year, and have been accepted into a college, or university in the USA.
2. Students currently enrolled in a college or university, and not having reached their senior year.

Application Process


Luigi Wewege wants to hear your answer to this question; “How will retail banking change in the next 25 years?” This should be a short essay (under 500 words).

Application process:

Please complete each section of the form below, and all fields are required. By submitting an application, the applicant gives Luigi Wewege and affiliated companies consent to use their essay, name and information for marketing and promotional purposes. There are no costs or fees associated with application for this scholarship.

Submission deadline:

December 1, 2017

Winner selection:

The winner will be selected by the end of December, 2017. The winner will be contacted in early January, and have two weeks to respond. If the winner does not respond, a new winner will be selected.


December 2017

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