Congratulations to Alex Nelson and Miranda Chartrand,
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Apply for the UFCW Local 1189 Scholarship
To be considered for either scholarship, applicant must be a current and active member of UFCW Local 1189 with at least one year continuous membership effective April 30, 2019.
Complete and submit the application. This application contains two parts. Part One will require you to fill out a family profile, list school activities, awards, work location, personal message and completion of an essay. If you are unable to complete the application online, please contact Local 1189 at 651-451-6240.
Apply for the UFCW International Union's Scholarship
A Better Life Through Your Union
Every year the UFCW SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM offers scholarships to UFCW members or their immediate family members who want to further their education and demonstrate a commitment to their communities and to UFCW values. Since 1958, the fund has distributed more than $2 million in scholarships.* Past winners have gone on to make significant contributions to society and to the UFCW – entering a range of fields including public service, medicine, law, business and teaching. Many have returned to the UFCW as staffers, organizers, and community activists who contribute to our mission.
If you are unable to apply online, you may request an application by writing to: UFCW Charity Foundation, Attn: Scholarship Program,1775 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006.
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Congratulations to our Local 1189 2017 scholarship winners! Each of these Local 1189 members were awarded $1000.
Reece Podgorski, employed at Good Samaritan Society Inver Grove Heights, will be attending Minnesota State University in Mankato:
Miranda Chartrand, employed at Kowalski's Grand Avenue, will be attending the University of St. Thomas: