WHS Awards

WHS Awards Ceremony Scholarships May 2018 at 9:00am

Applications, if required, are available in the Senior College Counseling office (Counselor's hallway) or on your Naviance Scholarship page .

If the award states "TBA", the application is NOT available at this time. Please check this site at a later date.

Questions? Call 203-762-0381 ext 6208

Melissa McFadden Scholarship :The Wilton Family YMCA
This scholarship is given to celebrate the life and achievements of Melissa McFadden. The scholarship is given annually to a graduating senior that has demonstrated and interest and desire to improve the lives of individuals with intellectual and physical challenges in the town of Wilton.
Application and a minimum of 2 recommendations from either a teacher or supervisor of relevant extracurricular activity in which you participate required. Email application and letters of recommendation to Kim Murphy, Senior Director of Child Care & Day Camp Programs, Riverbrook YMCA, Wilton Branch @ Deadline: TBA. Application posted on Naviance Scholarship page.

Mid-Fairfield County Association of Realtors® 2018 Community Service Scholarship Annually,the MFCAR grants four (4) scholarships to deserving students in our service areas of Westport,Weston, Wilton and Norwalk. The scholarships are for $500.00 each. Applicants must be residents of Norwalk, Westport, Weston or Wilton and graduating seniors of an accredited high school this academic year. Applicants must have a history of volunteerism and service in the community in non-school sponsored activities. Applicant must have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and plan to attend a 2 or 4 year college or technical school the semester following his/her graduation from high school. Deadline: Applications must be received by the MFCAR Scholarship Committee no later than TBA by 4:00pm. Late applications will not be accepted. Applications can be downloaded from the MFCAR website at Mail one copy of a completed application package to: MFCAR Scholarship Committee 19 Imperial Avenue Westport,CT 06880. The applications will be reviewed and recipients will be selected by a committee consisting of volunteers from MFCAR.

Nicholas Zinicola, Class of 1996, Memorial Scholarship $1000 scholarship will be awarded in memory of Nick Zinicola ’98. Nick was an outgoing, hardworking, involved and athletic young man who died in a car accident in April 2010. The following criteria will be used in selecting the scholarship recipient: The student must be enrolling in college for the 2017-18 school year AND The student must complete a short essay -- “When you pass on, how do you hope people will remember you? What impact would you hope you left on the world, and the people in your life?” Deadline: Essays should be received by Nisia Todd, Nick’s sister, no later than Wednesday, TBA. You can either send them by mail to Nisia Todd, 62 Kent Hills Lane, Wilton, CT 06897 or email them to Nisia at For further information, contact Senior College Counseling Office. Deadline: TBA

The Pam Cole Memorial Scholarship $1000 scholarship will be awarded to a senior who demonstrates a creative passion in fashion/art design and who has plans to further his/her creative education with a constructive post-graduate plan.Deadline: Please submit application no later than TBA to Realty Seven Inc., Attention: Karin Venditti, 250 Danbury Road, Wilton, CT 06897 Application posted on Naviance Scholarship page.

Wilton Rotary Club Scholarship
Two $1,000.00 scholarships to graduating WHS Seniors with at least a 3.0 GPA. Application, brief essay and extracurricular information required. . Application must be returned to Senior College Counseling Office. Deadline: TBA. Application posted on Naviance Scholarship page.

Wilton Woman's Club: Elizabeth Sternad Scholarship The Club is seeking female applicants for the Elizabeth Sternad Scholarship honoring the Club's founder and long-time Wilton resident, Betty Sternad. Criteria: Outstanding and on-going Service, Leadership, Character. GPA is NOT a determining factor. Interested high school senior girls should submit a resume and an essay tailored specifically to this award, highlighting her on-going service and outlining why she is deserving of consideration. Essays should not exceed 500 words and must be sent to: Stacey Savas, 110 Vista Road, Wilton, CT 06897. Recieved by Deadline: TBA