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ERIC Number: ED117585
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Pages: 6
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Scholarships, Loans, and Awards Offered by Independent and AFL-CIO Affiliated Labor Unions. Student Aid Bulletin, Vol. 27, No. 2, 1975-76.
Labor unions and their affiliated locals pledge vast amounts of money annually to aid union members and children of members to acquire education beyond high school. Awards range from $100 stipends to scholarships worth $8,000 for the four college years. The listing of union-sponsored scholarships is in two major divisions: the programs of (1) national and international unions awarded on a national basis; and (2) state listings of council, district, and local union awards. The programs of national and international unions are generally for sons and daughters of union members, but on a national basis. The state listings are generally open to sons and daughters of members of union locals; some are open to any high school student in the county or state; and others are unrestricted, but specify, for example, that one will enter study to become a nurse, teacher, or journalist. Unless otherwise noted, all copy in this edition has been approved by the sponsoring organizations since January 1, 1975. (Author)
Chronicle Guidance Publications, Inc., Moravia, New York 13188 (Order No. 502 BL, HC $2.00)
Publication Type: Guides - General
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