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Harry Williams Memorial Scholarship

St. Paul Area Local

American Postal Workers  Union

Scholarship Application

*This scholarship is offered to current graduating high school seniors, whose parent or legal guardian must have been a member in good standing for a total of at least one year immediately preceeding application or must have been a member in good standing for one year immediately preceding death or retirement.

**This application must be sent to: Harry Williams Scholarship Committee, PO Box 21128, St, Paul, MN 55121, and postmarked not later than February 28th of the year of graduation.

***Winner must rank in the upper 50th percentile of high school graduation class.  Transcript of same will be requested of winning applicants.

 

**APPLICANT INFORMATION

 

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICANT'S NAME ______________________________________________________________

 

APPLICANT'S SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER _____________________________________________________

 

HOME ADDRESS____________________________________________________________________________________

 

HIGH SCHOOL _________________________________YEAR OF GRADUATION _____________________

 

**APWU MEMBER INFORMATION

 

PARENT'S NAME (OR GUARDIAN) _________________________________________________________________________

 

SOCIAL SECURITY NO. ______________________CRAFT______________WORK LOCATION______________

 HOME ADDRESS__________________________________________________________________________________

 

****APWU OFFICE INFORMATION (TO BE COMPLETED BY APWU UNION OFFICE ONLY)

DATE AND TIME OF APPLICATION RECEIPT ____________________________________

 

MEMBERSHIP VERFICATION (DATE JOINED UNION) ________________________________

 

VERIFIED BY ___________________________________________________

 

**This information will be treated in conformity with rules and regulations as established by the Harry Williams Memorial St. Paul Local Scholarship Committee.

The Committee, upon verification of each application shall place said application in plain "like type" envelopes and the envelopes will be placed in a drawing container.  There shall be three (3) winners and a sufficient number of alternatives drawn at the April General Membership meeting.

All disputes concerning the scholarship program shall be submitted to the president within thirty (30) dates of the drawing, in writing.  They shall be placed before the Scholarship Committee for review.  They shall be answered in writing within fifteen (15) days.

 

Must be mailed and postmarked.   Faxed or hand-delivered   applications will not be accepted.

 

AMERICAN POSTAL WORKERS UNION

ST. PAUL, MN AREA LOCAL

 

RULES AND REGULATONS

FOR

Harry Williams Memorial Scholarship Program

 

                   

Applicant must be son or daughter of an active, retired or deceased member of the St. Paul Area Local of the American Postal Workers Union.

 

Applicant's parents or legal guardian must have been a member of APWU St. Paul Area Local, in good standing, for a total of at least one year immediately preceding application or must have been a member for one year immediately preceding death or retirement.

 

Applicant must be a senior attending high school or other corresponding secondary school.

 

Sons and daughters of APWU National Officers and APWU Health Plan National Officers are not eligible for consideration.

 

Scholarship recipient must attend an accredited post-secondary school of his or her choice.  Applicant must make own application for the school.

 

Applications for a scholarship must be made on an official application form.  Completed application forms must be sent to Harry Williams Memorial Scholarship Committee; Post Office Box 21128; St. Paul, MN  55121, and postmarked no later than February 28 of the year of graduation.

 

Scholarship must be used towards pursuing post-secondary school education.

 

Harry Williams Memorial Scholarship Fund will provide three scholarships per year.

 

If award winner fails to attend post-secondary school in the award year, the award will go to an alternate.

 

Each Memorial Scholarship will be $1,000.00 for one year of post-secondary school.

 

The amount of the Scholarship will be deposited with the post-secondary school attended by the student.  When the recipient notifies the St. Paul Area APWU he or she has been accepted, $1,000.00 will be sent to the business office to be applied to the cost of tuition, room and board.

 

An award winner may not accept more than twelve thousand five hundred dollars ($12,500.00) annually from other scholarships.  If the amount exceeds $12,500.00 the Harry Williams Memorial Scholarship will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate.

 

APWU St. Paul Area Local may discontinue awarding new scholarship if funds do not permit.

 

The Scholarship Committee shall consist of up to six (6) members.  Two (2) of these members shall consist of the current elected Secretary and Treasurer.  One (1) member shall be a current elected Trustee to be appointed by the President.  The remaining members shall be appointed by the President.  The President shall the chief overseer of this Committee.

 

The Committee shall be convened by March 15th or the Monday thereafter.  The Treasurer will have verified all the membership qualifications by this date.

 

The application forms for the scholarship shall appear in the Postmark in the months of January and February.  The draws shall be held at the April General Membership Meeting of the St. Paul Area Local APWU.

 

The Committee, upon verification of each application, shall place said applications in plain "like type" envelope and the envelopes are to be placed in a drawing container.  There shall be three (3) winners and a sufficient number of alternates drawn.

 

All disputes concerning the scholarship Program shall be submitted to the President within thirty (30) days of the drawing, in written form.  They shall be placed before the Scholarship Committee for review.  They shall be answered in writing within fifteen (15) days.

 

These rules governing the Harry Williams Memorial scholarship Program can only be amended, changed or deleted once a year at the November General Membership Meeting.

 

APWU                                                 APWU

Todd Elkerton, President         St. Paul, MN Area Local                      January 25, 2017

www.stpaulapwu.org                                                                             651-778-1637       

           ATTENTION MEMBERS -

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS

 

          THE ST. PAUL AREA LOCAL HAS THE FOLLOWING SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITIES AVAILABLE TO ITS MEMBERS.  APPLICATIONS ARE AVAILABLE IN THE UNION OFFICE AT 2261 WATERS DRIVE, THE STEWARD'S OFFICE AT THE EAGAN P & DC, OR CONTACT US AT 651-778-1637 AND WE WILL MAIL THEM TO YOU.

 

          Also search over 100 union sponsored scholarships at the following website:  www.unionplus.org/scholarships.  (Not part of the APWU Scholarship Program).

 

ST. PAUL, MN AREA LOCAL APWU

HARRY WILLIAMS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP

            Three $1000.00 scholarships to be awarded to son or daughter of an active, retired or deceased member of the St. Paul, MN Area Local American Postal Workers Union.  Rules and applications are available in the steward's office, and will be printed in the January and February issues of the ‘Postmark' or call the Union Office (651) 778-1637.  Application must be postmarked by February 28, 2017.

 

MN AFL-CIO SCHOLARSHIPS

            Information and forms for these scholarships can be obtained at the Union Office (651)778-1637, the steward's office at the Eagan P & DC, or at the MN AFL-CIO web site (www.mnaflcio.org).   The Minnesota AFL-CIO Scholarship is awarded to graduating high school seniors who are union members or the dependents of union members.  Applicants must have a straight "B" average or better and attend a post-secondary institution within the State of Minnesota.   Deadline is April 30, 2017.  For more information contact 651-227-7647 or 1-800-652-9004 or www.mnaflcio.org.

 

  • David K. Roe Scholarship

(Two $1000.00 scholarships awarded for a post-secondary institution (within the State of Minnesota).

 

  • Hubert H. Humphrey Memorial Award

(Two $1000.00 scholarships awarded for post-secondary institution (within the State of  Minnesota).

 

  • Donald Pilla Memorial Award

(One $1000.00 scholarship awarded for vocational/technical school (within the State of Minnesota).

 

                                                                                                             

 

 

2017 MINNESOTA AFL-CIO LABOR LEADERSHIP GRANTS

            Tobey Lapakko Labor Leadership Grant (for women), or Charles McKenna Leadership Grant (for men).  Available to union members in good standing to help defray the cost of classes, programs or conferences sponsored or endorsed by the AFL-CIO or affiliated organizations.  (A total of $1,000 in grants will be awarded.)  Telephone:  651-227-7647 or 1-800-652-9004.

 

 

MARTIN DUFFY ADULT LEARNER SCHOLARSHIP                 

 $500.00 scholarship with winners to be selected by lot.  Scholarships awarded to union members affiliated with the MN AFL-CIO not high school graduating dependents.)  Deadline April 30, 2017.  For more information contact the U of M Labor Education Service at 612-624-5020 or www.mnafl-cio.org.

 

 

APWU SCHOLARSHIPS

  • E.C. Hallbeck Memorial Scholarship
  • Vocational Scholarship

Awarded to high school seniors of APWU members.  Applications must be received by March 31, 2017  Applications and further information may also be obtained at the National APWU website at www.apwu.org.

 

 

NELLIE STONE JOHNSON SCHOLARSHIP

            Scholarships available for racial/ethnic minority union member and their families who wish to pursue post-secondary education at one of Minnesota's State Universities or at one of the two-year community and technical colleges that are part of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU).  (Those attending the University of Minnesota or a private school are not eligible for this scholarship.  For further information contact 651-738-1404 or 1-866-738-5238.  Deadline is June 1, 2017.   

 

 

FEEA  2017 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

(Federal Employee Education Assistance Program)                               

          Current civilian federal employees and their dependent family members (spouse/child).  Applicants must be current high school seniors or college students working toward an accredited degree and enrolled in a two or four year undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate program.  All applicants must have at least a 3.0 or higher GPA on a 4.0 scale.  Application package must be postmarked no later than March 27, 2017. Applications and additional information is also available on the web at www.feea.org.

 

 

REMEMBER - ALL THESE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS CAN BE OBTAINED AT THE UNION OFFICE (2261 Waters Drive);THE STEWARD'S OFFICE AT THE EAGAN P & DC; OR CALL  651-778-1637 AND WE WILL MAIL AN APPLICATION TO YOU.

APWU                                                 APWU

Todd Elkerton, President         St. Paul, MN Area Local                      January 31, 2014www.stpaulapwu.org                                                                              651-778-1637                  

ATTENTION MEMBERS – SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS 


The St. Paul Area Local has the following scholarship opportunities available to its members.  Applications are available in the Union Office  at 2261 Waters Drive, the stewards office at the Eagan P & DC; or contact us at 651-778-1637 and we will mail them to you.
         

 
Also search over 100 union sponsored scholarships at the following website: 
www.unionplus.org/scholarships.  (Not part of the APWU Scholarship Program).

 ST. PAUL, MN AREA LOCAL APWUHARRY WILLIAMS MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP         


Three $1000.00 scholarships to be awarded to son or daughter of an active, retired or deceased member of the St. Paul, MN Area Local American Postal Workers Union.  Rules and applications are available in the steward’s office, and will be printed in the January and February issues of the ‘Postmark’ or call the Union Office (651) 778-1637.  Application must be postmarked by February 28, 2014.
 

MN AFL-CIO SCHOLARSHIPS      

   
Information and forms for these scholarships can be obtained at the Union Office (651)778-1637, the steward’s office at the Eagan P & DC, or at the MN AFL-CIO web site (
www.mnaflcio.org).    

The Minnesota AFL-CIO Scholarship is awarded to five (5) recipients in 2014 to graduating high school seniors who are union members or the dependents of union members.  Applicants must have a straight “B” average or better and attend a post-secondary institution within the State of Minnesota.   Deadline is April 30, 2014.  For more information contact 651-227-7647 or 1-800-652-9004 or www.mnaflcio.org.
 
  • David K. Roe Scholarship
(Two $1000.00 scholarships awarded for a post-secondary institution (within the State of Minnesota). 
  • Hubert H. Humphrey Memorial Award
(Two $1000.00 scholarships awarded for post-secondary institution (within the State of  Minnesota). 
  • Donald Pilla Memorial Award
(One $1000.00 scholarship awarded for vocational/technical school (within the State of Minnesota).                                                                                                       

       
MARTIN DUFFY ADULT LEARNER SCHOLARSHIP             

     
          Two $500.00 scholarships.  Winners to be selected by lot. 

Scholarships awarded to union members affiliated with the MN AFL-CIO not high school graduating dependents.) 

Deadline April 30, 2014.  For more information contact the U of M Labor Education Service at 612-624-5020 or
www.mnafl-cio.org.
 

2014 MINNESOTA AFL-CIO LABOR LEADERSHIP GRANTS         

A total of $1,000 will be awarded for the Tobey Lapakko Labor Leadership Grant, or Charles McKenna Leadership Grant for members of affiliated unions seeking to develop their abilities and skills as union leaders.  

 
Recipients will be selected by lot by the Minnesota AFL-CIO Education Committee. 
See website at www.mnaflcio.org or 651-227-7647/toll free at 1-800-652-9004.

 APWU SCHOLARSHIPS

  • E.C. Hallbeck Memorial Scholarship
  • Vocational Scholarship
Awarded to high school seniors of APWU members.  Applications must be received by March 15, 2014.  Applications and further information may also be obtained at the National APWU website at www.apwu.org.
 
  NELLIE STONE JOHNSON SCHOLARSHIP         

Scholarships available for racial/ethnic minority union member or child, grandchild or spouse of a union member for post secondary education at one of Minnesota’s State Universities or at one of the two year community and technical colleges that are part of the Minnesota State Colleges and Universities (MnSCU).  (Those attending the University of Minnesota or a private school are not eligible for this scholarship.  For further information contact 651-738-1404 or 1-866-738-5238.  Deadline is May 1, 2014.  

 
  APWU ACCIDENT BENEFIT ASSOCIATION SCHOLARSHIP

One $1,000.00 scholarship.  Entrants must be a graduating high school senior of an APWU member.  Winner is selected by luck of the draw.  Deadline is May 15, 2014.    

 FEEA  2014 SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM   
(Federal Employee Education Assistance Program)  

 
          Current civilian federal employees and their dependent family members (spouse/child).  Applicants must be current high school seniors or college students working toward an accredited degree and enrolled in a two or four year undergraduate, graduate or postgraduate program.  All applicants must have at least a 3.0 cumulative  grade point average (CGPA) unweighted on a 4.0 scale.  Application package must be postmarked no later than March 25, 2014. Applications and additional information is also available on the web at www.feea.org.

  REMEMBER – ALL THESE SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATIONS CAN BE OBTAINED AT THE UNION OFFICE (2261 Waters Drive);THE STEWARD’S OFFICE AT THE EAGAN P & DC; OR CALL  651-778-1637 AND WE WILL MAIL AN APPLICATION TO YOU.