2016 TEAMSTERS CANADA SCHOLARSHIP WINNERS
Dear Brothers and Sister;
We are pleased to announce the winners of our first Teamsters Canada Scholarships!
Congratulations to the 2016 winners. They are:
Ms Jennifer Boakye
Steward at Humber River Hospital
Ontario, Local Union 419
Ms Sunita Joshi
Member at Gate Gourmet
Ontario, Local Union 647
Mr Inderjit Chahar
Member at Wholesome Harvest Baking Ltd
Alberta, Local Union 987
Mr Mohammed Aqil
Steward at Clariant Canada
Ontario, Local Union 1979
HOW TO APPLY
Click the “apply” button below to print out the application form.
Read the instructions on the application carefully and fill out all applicable fields legibly.
Attach your list of activities.
Applicants guidance counselor (or equivalent high school official) must complete the section marked ‘Academic Record’
Forward your completed application (including your list of activities) and your Academic Record to your Teamster Member Relation’s Local Union, System Federation or National Division. The Secretary-Treasurer will complete the section marked “Membership Verification” and forward to the Scholarship Fund. The application must be submitted to the Scholarship Fund by March 31, 2017, as evidenced by the postmark. Any applications that have not been sent from a local union office will be returned to the applicant.
JAMES R. HOFFA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund awards scholarships annually to outstanding high school seniors. Applicants must be the son, daughter or financial dependent of a Teamster member, be in his/her last year of high school and may not apply if he/she has already graduated high school, be in the top 15% of his/her school class and plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university.
For information about this fund or the essay contest visit the International Brotherhood of Teamsters Website at www.teamster.org or contact the Local Union’s Calgary office at (403) 259-4608.
Applications for the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship will be available on-line at teamster.org AFTER November 30, 2016.VISIT TEAMSTER.ORG
For information on our bursary programs click on the links below:CONTACT US FOR MORE INFORMATION
$10000James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2010Dear Brother Roy,
As parents it’s always a thrill to see our kids do well! I am thankful that my daughter is to receive the JAMES R. HOFFA SCHOLARSHIP. I am also thankful that we have a Union that has allowed me to earn the monies for her education. Thank you LOCAL 362 on behalf of my daughter Pamela. I am thrilled!
Brother Richard Langevin.
Cal Callahan Memorial Bursary 2011Dear Teamster Local Union 362,
Without you I would not have received this award. The bursary will help me to continue my education at the post-secondary level, providing me with additional financial support. Receiving this award means a lot to me and your support is greatly appreciated.
With sincerest thanks,
$1000James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2009I am truly appreciative and honoured to be presented with a $1,000 “Bootstrap” award. It will offer tremendous financial assistance in my freshman year of university. Thanks also to the Teamsters Local 362, Richard Eichel, (Secretary-Treasurer) and Jackie Brown (Administrator) for endorsing and forwarding my application.
$10000James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2009
$10000James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund 2012We really appreciate Teamsters Union support and personal care that you give to your members. We really feel to be part of Teamsters family. My son, Alfred is studying hard to make us and our union family proud so that in the future he will give back what you gave him – goal, support, and hope for better future of the next generation. God bless you and all unions. Truly, Lani, Randy, and Alfred Jeffrey