Local 3657 will be granting six (6) five-hundred-dollar ($500.00) scholarships to sons, daughters or legal wards of our active local union members for study at a college, university, trade school or other establishments offering post-secondary education. Applications for Union apprenticeship fees will also be considered.
All undergraduate and graduate students who qualify for the USW Social Insurance Program and have not previously been granted a Local Union 3657 Scholarship are eligible to participate in the drawing.
Please note on your entry if this would be an Academic or Technical Scholarship and the name of school or apprenticeship program your child will be attending. Entries should be mailed or e-mailed to Carol Gehm (firstname.lastname@example.org), Local 3657 Recording Secretary, by Aug. 19, 2021.
Click below for the official letter from the Scholarship Committee.
The USW Education and Membership Development Department, along with the Tony Mazzocchi Center, are presenting a discussion at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 13, on the disproportionate impact of COVID-19 on black and brown people, including workplace exposures, often limited access to health care and vaccine apprehension based on historic and current inequities, features Linda Rae Murray, MD MPH.
Dr. Murray is a champion of social justice and has been an outspoken advocate for the medically under-served for more than 40 years. She is a celebrated physician of internal medicine, professor of medicine at the University of Illinois Chicago and medical administrator from Cook County, Ill.