UNIFOR LOCAL 780G EARL KINNEY MEMORIAL AWARD
The Earl Kinney Memorial Award in the amount of $1,000.00 is offered annually by Unifor Local 780G to students entering their second year or higher of a full academic program of studies at any University, College or other post-secondary institution in the provinces of British Columbia or Alberta. To be eligible, an applicant must be a member, legal ward or the son/grandson, daughter/granddaughter of a member in good standing and must enclose a letter from the Union attesting to their eligibility. The award will be made to the most accomplished applicant as determined by the University.
The scholarship application links will be available in early June on the Unifor Local 780G website: www.unifor780g.org or the UBC website: https://students.ubc.ca/enrolment/finances/awards-scholarships-bursaries/affiliation-scholarships
Your completed scholarship application with the required documentation must be sent to the Union office for verification by July 16, 2018, and we will forward it to UBC on your behalf by the submission deadline of August 1, 2018.
UNIFOR NATIONAL SCHOLARSHIP
The National Office is now accepting applications for the Unifor Scholarship awards for the year 2018. These scholarships in the amount of $2,000.00 each are available to Unifor members and the sons/daughters of Unifor members in good standing.
Applicants must be entering their first year of full-time post-secondary education (university, community college, technological institute, nursing school, etc.) in a public Canadian institution.
Detailed information about eligibility and how to apply for a scholarship can be found at www.unifor.org/en/education/scholarships. Please note the deadline for the National Scholarship is May 11, 2018.
March 29, 2018