Greater Madison County Federation of Labor (AFL-CIO) will be awarding TWO $1,500 scholarships to any union member or family of a member (spouse, child, grandchild).
Application Download: AFL-CIO academic scholarship
Some highlights of scholarship:
- On back of the application, must get Chuck Noud (or another executive officer) to sign application AND stamp our local’s seal (will be available at next Tuesday’s General Meeting)
- Applicant must be available to write an essay on Saturday, April 8, 2017 starting at 9:30 a.m. (have 3 hours to write essay) at the Machinists Center, 161 Shamrock St., East Alton, IL
The topic of the essay will be “What is ‘Right to Work’ and explain the effects on wages and working conditions in states with right to work laws compared to states without”
All applications and certificates are due to Paul Schaefer by 5 p.m., Friday, March 17th
Mail to #1 Sunset Hills Executive Park Drive, Suite 102, Edwardsville, IL 62025-9931