• Since its inception in 2001, the Western Union Foundation has committed more than US$90.2 million in grants to more than 2,657 nongovernmental organizations in more than 130 countries and territories.
  • The Foundation relies on the generous contributions from Western Union, its employees, Agents and vendors. We are proud to be a partner of choice for respected international institutions - and, increasingly, a charitable vehicle for consumers around the world.
  • The Foundation provides direct grants to NGO programs around the world that connect families with economic opportunity. We support education - including job training, life skills and language acquisition - as well as financial literacy and small business skills development programs.
  • When a natural disaster strikes, people can count on us to help fund immediate relief. We sustain our focus on communities in need by supporting rebuilding efforts that spur the economy for a sustainable, long-term recovery.

Current Opportunities for Western Union Foundation

Family Scholarship Program

Opportunity Type: Scholarship
Application Deadline: Summer (Early Summer)
Description: The Western Union Family Scholarship Program is helping immigrant/migrant fathers and sons, mothers and daughters and brothers and sisters move up the economic development ladder through education. Scholarships are used for college tuition, language acquisition, technical training and GED classes, with two family members receiving a scholarship to help achieve the type of education they need in order to create a brighter future for their entire family.

Contact Information

Western Union Foundation
12500 East Belford Avenue, Suite M1-I
Englewood, CO 80112
www.foundation.westernunion.com/index.html