Great news, members: the UFCW Charity Foundation, a scholarship offered by the United Food and Commercial Workers International Union, is now accepting applications for 2021!
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!
Each year the UFCW Charity Foundation awards several scholarships of up to $8,000 each to UFCW members or their unmarried dependents under the age of 20.
To apply for the UFCW Charity Foundation Scholarship, visit the UFCW Charity Foundation website and complete all steps.
Any member who has been active since January 1, 2020 is eligible to apply. Dependents of active members are also eligible if they are unmarried and under the age of 20 on May 31, 2021.
Because of COVID-19, the application deadline is extended to July 31, 2021.
Good luck to all who apply!