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Looking for money for your child’s college education? It is never too soon to start your search in securing funds to help finance your child’s college education.

As a member in good standing of the Boston Carmen’s Union, Local 589, your child (graduating high school seniors) may be eligible for the following scholarships available for the 2018 academic year:

  • ATU Scholarship: The deadline for this scholarship is January 31, 2018. The 2018 ATU Scholarship is in remembrance of Tommy Douglas. This year, five $8,000 scholarships will be awarded, and an additional $2,000 scholarship will be awarded to a vocational school applicant.  Click here to download the application.
  • Carmen’s Union Scholarship: The deadline for this scholarship is is December 15, 2017 (and must be submitted by the student’s Guidance Office). The exam date for the scholarship is February 7, 2018, exams will be provided by the student’s school. Six $2,000 scholarships will be provided this year. Applicants must be high school seniors planning to attend college (or technical or vocational school) for the first time upon graduation. They must also be either a member of 589 or the ATU and in good standing, the child or step-child of a member in good standing, or a grandchild of a member in good standing. Click here for an application.

Be sure to read the information carefully for the scholarship you are apply for and keep a close eye on the deadline. If you have any questions, please call the Union Hall at 617-542-8212.

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