Texas State AFL-CIO Scholarships

  • Website Address
  • http://www.texasaflcio.org/index.cfm?action=articl...
  • Contact
  • Scholarship Committee
  • Address
  • PO Box 12727
  • Austin, TX 78711
  • Email Address
  • ed@texasaflcio.org
  • Application Deadline
  • February 1, 2017
  • Number Of Awards
  • See Description
  • Maximum Amount
  • $1,000
  • Scholarship Description
  • The Texas AFL-CIO is a state federation of labor unions representing 235,000 members in Texas. We advocate for working people - union and non-union alike - in the political and legislative arenas. We provide support for unions in organizing new members and we coordinate a variety of community service, volunteer, and educational programs.

    Eligibility:
    -Members or children of members of local unions or children whose legal guardians are members of local unions that are affiliated with the Texas AFL-CIO and the local Central Labor Council
    -Applicants must be high school seniors who are planning to attend a university, college or technical institute in the summer or fall term

    Please be sure to list the Central Labor Council with which your parent's or legal guardian's local union is affiliated. Make sure the application is signed by a union officer and at least one parent or legal guardian. Include an official school transcript and if applicable, proof of legal guardianship. If you are unsure that your local union is affiliated with your local Central Labor Council, please contact one of your local union officers.

    For more information or to apply, please visit the scholarship provider's website.

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