Student Scholarships

At CommonWealth, we strive to make a meaningful impact in our community, not only through the financial products and services we offer, but through our volunteerism and community engagement. We are dedicated to improving the financial well-being of our members and communities. With that in mind, we are excited to offer $1000 Educational Scholarships to students in our community! In the spirit of giving back and making an impact, we want to hear from you.

How do you participate in your community? What local organizations have you volunteered your time for? What drives you to give back in this way?

We are now accepting applications for the 2019 school year. 

Applicants must meet the following criteria:

  • Significant community service involvement
  • CommonWealth Member or Santa Clara County Resident
  • Graduating High School Senior (Does not have to attend one of the partner schools)
  • Plan to attend an accredited college or university, or a two to four-year community, vocational, or technical college


Partner Schools

If you attend one of the following partner schools, you can speak to your counselors to learn more information about our program.

  • Milpitas High School
  • Calaveras Hills
  • Leigh High School
  • Branham High School
  • Westmont High School
  • Del Mar High School
  • Willow Glen High School
  • Oak Grove High School
  • Andrew Hill High School
  • Live Oak High School
  • Ann Sobrato High
  • CommonCents

    Common Cents

    Welcome to CommonWealth’s CommonCents –  As you plan to continue your education, take advatage  of CommonWealth’s free web-based Financial education program CommonCents. CommonCents uses video, animations, and 3D gaming to bring financial concepts to life for today’s digital generation. With information on financing high education, shopping smart, credit and borrowing, and much more CommonCents can be there to help answer any question you might have while taking this next exciting step.

    Click here to visit the CommonCents website.