UFCW Locals 175 & 633 Solidarity Scholarship
Each year, the Local Union gives out 88 Solidarity Scholarships. The scholarships are $1,000 each. Members and their children/dependents studying full-time at a post-secondary institution are eligible.
Deadline: August 1
Contact the Training & Education Centre at 519-658-0252 or 1-800-267-1977, or send an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
UFCW Canada National Council
The BDM (William J. Beggs, Fred Dowling, Romeo Mathieu) Scholarship
Deadline: September 30
Each year the National Council offers eighteen $1,000 BDM scholarships to UFCW members and their family members attending a post-secondary institution.
Outstanding Member Achievement Award
Deadline: November 1, 2018 (check back for nomination forms in the summer!)
Locals 175 & 633 offer four annual awards (one per category) of $500 each to members who:
Demonstrate outstanding contributions to the community;
Manifest leadership and advancement of the UFCW;
Dedicate themselves to fundraising for Leukemia research, or;
Enhance & achieve improvements in health & safety (including WSIB) for their workplace.
You can nominate yourself, a co-worker or a family member that belongs to our Local Union. Nominees MUST be a member in good standing of either Local 175 or Local 633 for at least six consecutive months.