Jan 31 is Deadline to Apply for Union Plus Scholarship

Volume CV, No. 1January, 2005

For more than a decade, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has been helping students from working families achieve their educational goals.

Jan. 31 is the deadline to apply for an award in 2005.

Local 802 members, their spouses and dependent children are eligible to apply. One year of continuous good standing union membership is required at the time of the award.

To apply, you must be accepted into an accredited college or university, community college or recognized technical or trade school at the time the award is issued. Graduate students are not eligible.

Applicants are evaluated according to academic ability, social awareness, financial need and appreciation of labor. Awards range between $500 and $4,000. This is a one-time cash award.

You can download the application at