Instructional Scholarship Award
USEP Instructional members who are seeking an advanced degree in Education or Labor Relations are eligible to receive a $1000 grant award for the 2017-2018 academic year. The deadline to apply is April 21, 2017.
Download the USEP Instructional Scolarship Application
School Related Personnel Scholarship Award
USEP SRP members who are seeking an advanced degree in Education or Labor Relations are eligible to receive a $1000 grant award for the 2017-2018 academic year. The deadline to apply is April 21, 2017.
Download the USEP SRP Scholarship Application
USEP Postsecondary Scholarship Award
High school seniors whose parents or guardians are USEP members may be eligible for a $1000 grant award to any accredited community college, university, college, or technical trade school, providing that they have maintained at least a 2.5 GPA, are active in a variety of activities, and demonstrate recognizable leadership. Two scholarships will be awarded. The deadline is to apply is April 21, 2017.
Download the USEP Postsecondary Scholarship Application
One of the many benefits of USEP membership is the availability of scholarships from its affiliates. Check out the websites listed below to download applications and specific eligibility information or call the USEP office. All scholarships require the applicant to be either a dependent of a member or a member in good standing of USEP.
Union Plus Scholarship
The application deadline for the 2017 Union Plus Scholarship has passed.
Applicants: During the first week of June 2017 award recipients will be notified by postal mail, and all applicants will be sent email notification.
Robert G. Porter Scholarship
A mix of national AFT contributions and voluntary contributions from AFT affiliates, members and friends make the scholars program possible for two purposes: to encourage members in good standing to learn more about labor or further their own career, and to support members’ dependents who wish to pursue a career in labor, education, health care or government service.
This program offers four 4-year, $8,000 post-secondary scholarships to students who are dependents of AFT members, as well as 10 one-time $1,000 grants to AFT members to assist with their continuing education.
The deadline to apply has been extended to April 14, 2017.
Click here to view eligibility requirements and more information about the scholarship program.
Click here to apply for the Robert G. Porter Scholarship.