USW Local 1944 Annual Scholarships

Every year, USW Local 1944 offers three educational scholarships of $750 and four scholarships of $1,000 to children of union members graduating from high school. This scholarship program considers leadership values and labour knowledge. This is an educational opportunity for students who are making a difference in their communities.

Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Applicant must be a child of an active member of USW Local 1944;
  • Applicant must be graduating from grade 12;
  • Applicant must be registering for courses at a public post-secondary institution;
  • Submit an application form;
  • Submit an updated transcript;
  • Submit a letter of reference from a teacher or an employer.

More information at, by email at [email protected] or by phone (604) 408-2500.

USW Scholarships

Members and their families are eligible for scholarships and paid internships. You can apply for both Canada-wide opportunities and the District awards. Don’t miss your opportunity to apply for Steelworker Scholarships. Fill out your forms today. Deadline for Post-Secondary Scholarship, David Ellis Scholarship and Lifelong Learning Scholarship is June 30, 2019.