Scholarship Opportunities for Teamster Families

As a member of Teamsters Local 710, there are a number of scholarship opportunities available to you and your families – Be sure to take advantage!

Teamsters Local 710 Scholarship Fund

Applications will be available soon for the High School Class of 2023! Be sure to check back here and follow us on Facebook for the latest information as it becomes available.

James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund

Applications are due March 1, 2023!

For the sons, daughters and financial dependents of Teamster members (including the BMWED, BLET, GCC and TCRC). Academic scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 for high school seniors planning to attend a four-year college or university and Training/Vocational program awards of up to $2,000 for use at community colleges and trade schools.

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JRHMSF: Apply Now!

William A. Lee Memorial Scholarship

Applications are due February 8, 2023!

Each year, the Chicago Federation of Labor awards 10 William A. Lee Memorial Scholarships to high school seniors, five to the winners of the Academic Competition, and five to the winners of the Random Drawing. The scholarships, valued at $2,000 each, may be used at any accredited college or university in the United States.

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CFL: Apply Now!

Union Plus Scholarships

Applications are due January 31, 2023!

Current and retired members of participating unions, their spouses and their dependent children (as defined by IRS regulations). At least one year of continuous union membership by the applicant, applicant’s spouse or parent (if applicant is a dependent). The one-year membership minimum must be satisfied by May 31 of the scholarship year.

Evaluation Criteria
This is a competitive scholarship. Applicants are evaluated according to academic ability, social awareness, financial need and appreciation of labor. A GPA of 3.0 or higher is recommended. The required essays can account for up to half your total score. Scholarship applicants are judged by a committee of impartial post-secondary educators.

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Union Plus: Apply Now!

Teamsters Scholarship Fund – Coming Soon!

Coming soon for the High School graduating class of 2024! The applications will be available in December 2023 – Stay tuned to for more details as they become available!

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