UFCW Locals 175 & 633 Solidarity Scholarship
McKay, Thompson, Hoebink, Gibson, Williamson, Kensit, Lachance, Hoffman, Labelle, and Northern Joint Council Technology Scholarship
Applications are closed for 2018. The deadline was August 1. Good luck to everyone who entered & best wishes in your studies.
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
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.