GENERAL TEAMSTER RETIREE CLUB SCHOLARSHIP
Application due May 29th, 2020
The General Teamster Retiree Club Scholarship Committee will impose no restrictions of any kind on the course of study. Recipient may accept any other grant or award which does not, in themselves rule out scholarship aid from other sources. Scholarships will be awarded to the selected winners for study at any accredited College, University, or Vocational School.
WHO MAY APPLY
Sons, daughters, step-children and grandchildren of members of Teamster Locals 38, 66, 117, 174, 227, or 763. The member may be either the parent who is in good standing and a dues paying member for at least one (1) year immediately preceding the date of application, or a grandparent who was a member in good standing for at least one (1) year immediately preceding the date of withdrawal or retirement.
The applicant must be planning to attend the fall semester at a Collage, University, or Vocational School anywhere in the United States and who is able to meet the academic requirements for entrance to that specific institution of higher learning.
Applications will be accepted until May 29th, 2020.
All applications and required forms must be forwarded to the Scholarship Selection Committee.
Apart from verifying the eligibility of the applicant, Teamster Locals 38, 66, 117, 174, 227 and 763 will not exercise any choice among the various contenders or indicate in any way that one individual should be favored over another. Based on factors normally used in awarding academic scholarships, the Scholarship Selection Committee will review each candidate’s qualifications and select a winner. This selection will be made without regard to the applicant’s race, color, sex, religion, ethnic origin, or physical disability.
Scholarship winners will be announced as soon as possible and a check will be deposited in the winner’s name at the College, University, or Vocational School he/she plans to attend.
ALL of the following items must be received by May 29th, 2020:
- A brief resume of your academic achievements and career goals
- A list of extra-curricular activities
- Work experiences; indicate if you work during the school year, what kind of work and how many hours per week
- Current transcript from your High School, College, University, or Vocational School
- Two written references. One from a community leader and one from a faculty member, who should be in your major field. Write a brief statement on what a Union means to you.
It is the responsibility of the applicant to see the above items are received on time and sent to:
General Teamster Retiree Club
Scholarship Selection Committee
14675 Interurban Avenue South Suite 301
Tukwila, WA 98168
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