Scholarships

SEIU Local 888 Education Scholarships!

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Completed applications for Spring scholarship awards are due on the second Monday in June (application forms will be posted on the second Monday in May).  Applications will be screened by the Scholarship Committee and the winners will be picked lottery by the second Monday in July.

Completed applications for Fall scholarship awards are due on the second Monday in November (application forms will be posted on the second Monday in October).  Applications will be screened by the Scholarship Committee and the winners will be picked lottery by the second Monday in December.

All scholarship winners are required to submit a picture of the Local 888 member with their family member to receive their award. Scholarships applications are available at the Local 888 union hall or by clicking here

Labor study programs

Labor Guild ClassesLabor Guild logo The course listing for the Guild School Classes are on Mondays. Learn more and register online at www.laborguild.com, or call 781-340-7887.

UMass Labor Studies Programs UMass Amherst           www.umass.edu/lrrc
Boston              www.umb.edu/lrc/labor_studies
Dartmouth       www.umassd.edu/labored
Lowell              www.uml.edu/FAHSS/WLS/default.aspx

Click here for Local 888 scholarships application.

Massachusetts AFL-CIO scholarship 
Local 888 members are also eligible for the Massachusetts AFL-CIO scholarship program.  Click here to learn more.

 

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