3 Local 338: Scholarships
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Local 338 Scholarship Awards Program
Local338 Local 338 Members and their dependents can now apply for The 2018 Local 338 Charities, Inc. Scholarship Awards Program which has expanded this year!

The Scholarship Committee reviews applications and awards more than 20 scholarships each year.


Click here to apply now!
The deadline is April 13, 2018.


RWDSU's Alvin E. Heaps Memorial Scholarship
Local338 Local 338 members and their children are eligible to apply for the RWDSU Alvin E. Heaps Scholarship. Scholarship winners will receive financial assistance for one academic year. Congratulations to the daughter of a Local 338 Member, Delia Morales, on winning the 2017 Scholarship!

Click here to apply now!
The deadline is July 15, 2018.



UFCW Scholarship Program
Local338 As a member of Local 338, you or your unmarried dependent (under the age of 20) are eligible to apply for the UFCW's Scholarship Program. The UFCW will be awarding several scholarships up to $8,000 each!  


The opening date for 2018 applications will be February 12, 2018.
Please check back in February to apply. 



Local 338 Scholarship at NCC
Local338 A new scholarship opportunity is now available for Local 338 members and their dependents who are currently attending Nassau Community College or will be attending NCC in the 2018 Fall Semester. The award is $2,000 for two consecutive semesters (a total of $4,000) as long as the recipient maintains the eligibility criteria. Each year, one award will be granted to an eligible member or dependent. We strongly encourage you to apply as it may help you to reduce the financial burden of your educational expenses!

Click here for more information and to apply now!
The deadline to submit your application is July 31, 2018. 

*This scholarship is granted by the Nassau Community College Foundation 



UFCW Free College Benefit
All Local 338 members and their families can now earn an accredited degree online through Eastern Gateway Community College (EGCC) with no out-of-pocket costs for tuition or books.  

Check out the 2017 Winter Edition of 338 News to hear from your fellow members, Leah Reyes and My T Co, about their experience.
 


There are rolling deadlines for each semester. To learn more and apply, visit, UFCW.org/College
The deadline to enroll for the Spring 2018 semester is January 12, 2017. 



Island Federal Credit Union Scholarship
Local338 Island Federal Credit Union is firmly committed to the families of Long Island. That's why each spring, we award scholarships to high school seniors planning to continue their education. All members who are high school seniors and are pursuing advanced full-time study after graduation are encouraged to apply for an Island Federal Credit Union Scholarship. Awards range from $2,500 to $10,000!

Click here to learn more and apply.
The deadline is April 20, 2018. 


*Requires you to have an account with Island Federal Credit Union as well as live and/or work in Nassau or Suffolk Counties to apply.
 


UFCW Region 1 South Women's Network Child Care Grant
Local338 As a member of Local 338 RWDSU/UFCW, you are entitled to apply for the UFCW Women's Network Child Care Grant, which will help to cover the cost of child care for your dependent child/children.

Please check back for the next opportunity to apply.
The deadline for completed application was October 31, 2017. 




Union Plus Scholarship Award
Local338 All Local 338 members and their families are entitled to apply for the Union Plus Scholarship Award to be used towards their college education. Scholarship awards vary from $500 to $4,000 and these one-time cash awards are for study beginning in the fall. However, students may re-apply each year.  

When creating your free Union Plus account select: Union "RWDSU (Retail Workers)" & Local Name "Local 338" & "Union Member" or "Dependent."

In 2017, 7 UFCW members won a scholarship through Union Plus! If they can win, you can too!
 


The deadline has passed. 
Please check back late 2018 for the next opportunity to apply.