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For the 2022-2023 College Application Period

Berger Scholarship Application

Please read the instructions carefully before completing the application. Be sure to include your name on all application sheets and any additional sheets attached to your application. The application form, financial statement,  and other supporting materials are to be submitted in an envelope marked CONFIDENTIAL, and sent to:

Jessica Wright
The Robert G. Berger Memorial Scholarship Fund
Development Services Division

If sent via U.S. mail, send to:

Jessica Wright
The Robert G. Berger Memorial Scholarship Fund
WSSC Water
14501 Sweitzer Lane, Laurel, MD 20707

June 30, 2022 - 3:00 p.m.

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    All children of WSSC Water employees and retirees contributing in accordance with the minimum amount and required criteria for eligibility to the fund, who are in good standing at any accredited college/university, community college, or technical vocational institution.

NOTE: Scholarships can only be used at accredited colleges/universities, two-year community colleges, or technical vocational institutions.


Entries will be judged on the following:

  1. Official Transcript                   
  2. Essay
  3. Copy of SAT/ACT scores              
  4. Current Letters of recommendation dated within one year
  5. School Activities                     
  6. Extra Curricular Activities           

How to Apply

The student must fill out an official Robert G. Berger scholarship application. Applications are available from any Scholarship Board member, as well as clicking the link below.  If you choose to use the electronic version of the application on our web site, please note that it is in Microsoft Word format, and must be saved under a different name to be used.

Application Completion

Included is an application completion check off list for (1) graduating high school students, and (2) college and vocational students. Please review these requirements carefully to determine what information must be completed and included with your application.  It is the applicant’s responsibility to assure that the application is complete and all supporting documentation is included in the package. If the application is incomplete or any required attachments are missing, the application will be deemed incomplete and will not be considered.

We require all applicants to submit typed applications. Applications should be free of spelling and grammatical errors.

All applications must be received by 3:00 p.m. on June 30, 2022, to be considered.  There will be no exceptions.


If there are any questions regarding the Scholarship Application, feel free to contact any Board member.

Berger Scholarship Application

Scholarship Board Members:

Cathy Long, Chair 301-206-8258
Mark Coughlin, Co-Chair 301-206-8509
Jessica Wright, Secretary  301-206-7081
Monica Pride, Treasurer  301-206-8257
Pamela Cartledge, Asst. Treasurer  301-206-8725
Aaron Hughes 301-206-8776
Nasr Widatalla   301-206-8371
Patricia Vaughan-Braimbridge  301-369-7710
Last Modified: March 31, 2022, 12:48 pm EDT