Scholarship deadline extended – Apply today!
Posted 2017-Jul-24

The deadline to get your applications in to apply for TWU, USW National Local 1944 Scholarships has been extended to August 7, 2017.

Every year Local 1944 offers three educational scholarships of $750 and four scholarships of $1000 to children of active members who meet the following requirements:


Applicant must be a child of an active member of the TWU, USW National Local 1944 who is graduating from grade 12.

Student must be registering for courses at a public post-secondary institution.

Applicant must complete application form; submit updated transcript and a letter of reference from a teacher or employer.

Application forms are available on line at the website (scroll to the bottom), and at the Columbia Institute website.

Send applications to:

By Mail:

Attn:  TWU, USW National Local 1944 Scholarship
Columbia Institute
2600 – 1055 W Georgia St
Vancouver, BC  V6E 3R5
By Fax:  604.408.2525
Tel: 604.408.2500

Don’t miss this opportunity for financial aid for post-secondary education.  Apply today!

In solidarity,

The Telecommunications Workers Union, United Steelworkers National Local 1944