Scholarships Available! Apply Now!
Our union membership provides opportunities for at least three different scholarships, and the ability to earn a degree with no out of pocket expense for tuition, fees, and ebooks. The time for applying is now !
Brought to you by the Union, these benefits of union membership have become very popular with members. Please see the respective links for detailed information, and good luck in obtaining some financial assistance.
AFA – This is a scholarship funded by AFA. The deadline for applications is April 10, 2019. Details to send to members are on the AFA website (http://www.afacwa.org/scholarships).
CWA – This is the Joe Beirne Scholarship offered by CWA. The deadline for applications is April 30, 2019. Details on this scholarship are on the CWA website (http://www.cwa-union.org/pages/beirne).
Union Plus – There is a suite of scholarships, educational discounts, and loans available for union members (https://www.unionplus.org/college-education-financing). One additional “click” brings up the scholarship applications that may be submitted online by the deadline of January 31, 2019.
Union Plus – Free College Benefit – Active and Retired Members and their families can earn an associate degree completely online – for FREE. Details and an application are online (https://www.unionplusfreecollege.org/). This can save you thousands of dollars.
All necessary information including eligibility requirements and applications for each scholarship is available online.