Bidwell Family Association Scholarship

Created in 2017, the BFA Scholarship is available to students graduating from high school and entering a two or four year college or university, or a trade or vocational school. Past recipients of the scholarship include:

  • 2018  Nicholas Natale – Centerville, OH
  • 2019  Hamilton Gray – Wallingford, CT
  • 2020  Mia Natale – Dayton, OH
  • 2021 Kelsey Holt – Exton, PA
  • 2023 Alyson Rinker – Avoca PA

Completed applications should be returned to the Bidwell Family Association NO LATER than May 15, 2024.
Bidwell Family Association
Attn: Scholarship Committee
47 Doe Haven Circle
Depew, NY 14043


Complete the application form below and include the following items:

  • A high school transcript or copy of grades to-date
  • Two recommendations from student’s school or employer
  • Proof of Bidwell relationship. Applicant must be a Bidwell descendant by birth, adoption, or step-child of a Bidwell descendant
  • Submit a 250-750 word essay entitled, “My Bidwell Roots”