USW Local 1944 Scholarship

June 22, 2017 - As we near the end of another school year, the USW Local 1944 would like to remind members that scholarships are available for children who are headed to post-secondary institutions.

Every year, Local 1944 offers three scholarships of $750 and four scholarships of $1,000 to children of active members who meet the following requirements:

Applicants must be a child of an active member of the USW Local 1944 who is graduating from grade 12.

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

Applicants must complete the application form and submit an updated transcript and a letter of reference from a teacher or employer.

The application deadline for these scholarships is August 1.

Application forms and further information are available online at the TWU, USW Local 1944 website under the Member Forms section (scroll to the bottom), and at the Columbia Institute website.

Completed applications should be sent to:

By Mail:
Attn: USW Local 1944 Scholarship, Columbia Institute
2600 – 1055 W. Georgia Street
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,

United Steelworkers Local 1944