Scholarships

IUE-CWA Scholarship Program

Applications for the 2017-2018 scholarships will be accepted on-line as of October 15th, 2016 through midnight February 28, 2017 (EST).

“For the IUE-CWA Scholarship Form please refer to the notes at the bottom of this page.  If you meet these requirements please continue here for application form”: Click Here

Looking for the IUE-CWA/Circle W Scholarship application (for Marion County, W. VA. high school seniors only)? Click Here

Looking for the IUE-CWA/Edward Fire Scholarship application? Click Here

 

IUE-CWA Scholarship Eligibility Information

Peter Mitchell Scholarship

Up to $5000 awarded. The Peter Mitchell scholarship is open to IUE-CWA members, their children and grandchildren, who are currently enrolled studying law at an accredited law school in the U.S. Preference is given to students interested in labor law. Up to $5,000 will be awarded each year.

James B. Carey Scholarships

Nine $1,000 scholarships.  Children and grandchildren of all IUE-CWA members and IUE-CWA employees (including retired or deceased IUE-CWA members or employees) may apply.

Paul Jennings Scholarship

One $3,000 scholarship.  Children and grandchildren of IUE-CWA members who are now or have been local union elected officials may apply. Families of full-time International union officers or employees are not eligible.

George Hutchens Scholarship (Graduate students only)

One $1,500 scholarship.  Children and grandchildren of IUE-CWA members (including retired or deceased members) may apply.  Applicant must be currently enrolled in or accepted for graduate study in an accredited university or college.

David J. Fitzmaurice Scholarship (Engineering majors only)

One $2,000 scholarship.  Children and grandchildren of all IUE-CWA members (including retired or deceased IUE-CWA members) may apply. The applicant must be accepted for admission or already enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college, university or technical school in an engineering program. All study must be completed at the undergraduate level.

Willie Rudd Scholarship

One $1,000 scholarship.  All IUE-CWA members and employees and their children and grandchildren may apply.

Sal Ingrassia Scholarship

One $2,500 scholarship.  Available to all IUE-CWA members and employees and their children and grandchildren.

Bruce Van Ess Scholarship

One $2,500 scholarship.  All IUE-CWA members and employees and their children and grandchildren may apply.

Robert L. Livingston Scholarships

Two $1,500 scholarships.  Children of IUE-CWA members may apply.  Families of employees of the IUE-CWA Division are not eligible.

 

PLEASE NOTE:

For all of the above scholarships, the applicant must be accepted for admission or already enrolled as a full-time student at an accredited college or university, nursing or technical school offering college credit courses.  Except as defined for the George Hutchens and David J. Fitzmaurice Scholarships, all study must be completed at the undergraduate level.  Checks will be sent directly to the accredited school.