Applications now are being accepted for the 2019 OPEIU educational scholarships, and all members are encouraged to apply. Full details, rules and applications can be found at OPEIU.org under the Member Resources/Union Benefits link, as well as on the OPEIU app.
Scholarship opportunities include the Howard Coughlin Memorial Scholarship for OPEIU members and dependents, and the John Kelly Labor Studies Scholarship for OPEIU members who are pursuing an undergraduate or graduate degree in labor studies, industrial relations and union leadership and administration.
Scholarships are also available for children of OPEIU members to attend the Romeo Corbeil/Giles Beauregard Memorial summer camp, held July 14-19, 2019, at the University of Missouri Campus, Columbia, Missouri.
Full details, rules and applications are available at OPEIU.org under the Member Resources/Union Benefits link.
As well as the great opportunities through the OPEIU International, the Greater Southeastern Massachusetts Labor Council has announced a scholarship for residents of Southeastern Massachusetts, Cape Cod, and the Islands, whose parents/legal guardians/aunts/uncles/grandparents are members of a Greater Southeastern Massachusetts Labor Council Affiliated Union. You can find applicable information here.