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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:

Massachusetts AFL-CIO Scholarship:

  • Awards: Awardees receive between $500 and $16,000 towards their education.
  • Application/Rules: The application for this scholarship will be available October 2019. In the meantime, information about the application and eligibility can be found here on the Mass. AFL-CIO’s website.
  • Deadline: December 2019.

National ATU Scholarship:

  • Awards: Five $8,000 scholarships are awarded each year. A sixth $2,000 scholarship is available for award to an applicant who will attend a technical or vocational post-secondary school.
  • Application/Rules: Not yet available, but you can read about the application and eligibility for last year’s scholarship (since it will probably be the same) here on the ATU’s website.
  • Deadline: January 31, 2020.

Union Plus Scholarship:

If you have any questions, please call the Union Hall at 617-542-8212.

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