Local 11 Scholarships
Important Scholarship Information
The following scholarships are available to Local 11 members and their families who meet the specific scholarship requirements.
Each individual scholarship has its’ own requirements and rules for application. It is very important that you are aware of the APPLICATION RULES and DEADLINES for each scholarship. Application deadlines can be as early as February 1st to as late as April 1st in the year the scholarship is offered.
If you have missed an application deadline we encourage you to read the following scholarship application rules and requirements, so that you are better prepared to make an application for next years scholarship offerings when they become available.
Please be aware that the rules and applications for each scholarship are different, and not all scholarships are offered every year.
Local 11 congratulates you, and supports you in your quest for higher education.
ROWAN U/GOVERNING BOARD OF PRESIDENTS (GBOP) SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM
As announced in the 1st Quarter 2016 Journeyman Roofer & Waterproofer magazine, North America’s Building Trades Unions have joined with Rowan University to launch a Bachelor of Arts degree program in Construction Management. The program is a career-oriented professional degree completion program and is designed for individuals who may possess existing college credits and/or on-the-job experience in the building and construction trades. The program is specifically designed for Building Trades members, is accessible nationwide and is fully online.
It has now been announced that beginning with the spring and summer semesters 2017, Rowan University will offer fourteen GBOP Scholarships per year for the next three years to Building Trades members who have applied and been admitted to the Rowan University Bachelor’s Degree Program in Construction Management. One scholarship will be available to a member from each trade.
GBOP Scholarships will pay for half of the first-year tuition for full-time students who are Building Trades members. Full-time enrollment is defined as two classes per semester. The value of these scholarships will be up to $3,600 per student and will only be available to first-year students.
The scholarship criteria for a member of the United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers & Allied Workers is as follows:
This scholarship program is a great opportunity for members that wish to further their education. Applications for the degree program can be found online at www.RowanU.com/Construction. For more information please contact Stephen Krone at firstname.lastname@example.org or 856-341-5924.
2018 CISCO Scholarship Applications Are Now Available
CISCO Launches 2018 Scholarship Program – Application Deadline – February 23, 2018
Three Program Categories Enable Wider Range of Students to Apply
The Construction Industry Service Corporation (CISCO) is now accepting applications for its 2018 Scholarship Program. The three different program categories enable a wider range of the children of both building trade union members and union contractor employees to apply. The program was established in 1994 in order to provide educational support for CISCO members and their families. Changes have been made to enable a wider range of the children of both building trade union and union contractor employees to apply.
“This program represents CISCO’s commitment to education on all levels,” said Executive Director Dan Allen. “Whether it’s a four-year school, a community college or continuing education, this is a more all-inclusive opportunity for our members and those with college-age children.”
All applications and accompanying documents MUST be postmarked by February 17, 2017 to be eligible for consideration. For judging criteria, application information and eligibility requirements, please click on any of the three application forms that follow:
or visit the CISCO web site at www.cisco.org/scholarships , or by calling CISCO at 630-472-9411. The program was established in 1994 in order to provide educational support for CISCO members and their families.
All applications and accompanying documents must be postmarked by February 23, 2018 to be eligible for consideration. Winners will be notified in mid-March and awards will be presented at CISCO’s Annual Luncheon in April. For judging criteria, application information, and eligibility requirements, please refer to the application forms.
The Construction Industry Service Corporation (CISCO) is a 501(c)(6) not-for-profit association representing 8,000 contractors and 140,000 workers in the Northeastern Illinois union construction industry. Through its legislative, promotional, and workforce development initiatives, CISCO’s mission is to foster the cooperative relationship between labor and management to strengthen the union construction industry as a whole.
2016 WILLIAM A. LEE MEMORIAL
Each year, the Chicago Federation of Labor awards 10 scholarships to high school seniors, valued at $2,000 each. The funds may be used at any accredited college or university in the United States.
Completed applications must be received by the CFL by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. The CFL is located at 130 E. Randolph Street, Suite 2600, Chicago, IL 60601. Applications may be dropped off at the office Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Mailed applications must be postmarked by Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018.
Complete details are included in each application.
2018 CRCA Scholarship
Two CRCA Scholarships are available to seniors graduating in 2018 with an ACT of 28 or greater or comparable SAT. These will be awarded to students attending 4-year accredited colleges/universities. For more information, visit www.crca.org/scholarship after Dec. 15th, 2017.
Chicagoland Roofing Council
2018 Scholarship Available to:
The Chicagoland Roofing Council will provide a maximum of a $2,000 scholarship to a 2018 high school graduate who plans to enroll in:
To apply for an application please go to the following website:
Deadline: March 2, 2018
2018 Union Plus Scholarship
Union Plus Scholarship Deadline is January 31, 2018! Apply Now!
Since 1992, the Union Plus Scholarship Program has awarded more than $3.6 million to students of working families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary education. Over 2,400 families have benefited from our commitment to higher education. The Union Plus Scholarship Program is offered through the Union Plus Education Foundation, which is sponsored by Union Privilege.
Union Plus scholarships support our overall mission to help support union families' education goals. In the past 25 years, union members and their children have received over $4 million in Union Plus scholarships.
Scholarship award amounts range from $500 to $4,000. These one-time, cash awards are for study beginning in the Fall each year. Students may re-apply each year.
Application deadline: January 31, 2018, 12pm ET.
For more Union Plus Scholarship information, visit the Union Plus web site at:
The Contractors Association of Will and Grundy Counties
The Contractors Association of Will and Grundy Counties' Scholarship chair Becky Fallin, President of RHL Insulation and Firestopping, Inc. is pleased to announce the Annual Contractors Association of Will and Grundy Counties Scholarship Program. Since the program's inception in 1996, the association has awarded nearly $100,000 to deserving scholars who will be pursuing degrees the construction field.
Applicants must be the son/daughter of an owner OR Applicant must be a son/daughter of a full-time employee of a CAWGC member company OR a son/daughter of a Will/Grundy union building tradesman, who will be attending college full-time in the Fall of 2018 or a present full-time college student who is pursuing an undergraduate degree.
A construction related major and a "C or better" average is also required. The application deadline is April 13, 2018. An interview will be required for all first-time finalists. Recipients will be announced early May.
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