News Archive – Social – Scholarships

 

April 17,2021: Congratulations CUPE Local 520 Retirees & Scholarship Winner

This week, letters were sent out to 2 years of Retirees & the 2020 CUPE Local 520 Scholarship Winner.

Although we are unable to host our Annual Retirement Banquet again this year due to ongoing pandemic restrictions, we are doing everything we can to honour those reaching this important life milestone.

Congratulations to the 2020-21 Retiree group:

  • Freddine McFarlane – 35 years
  • David Tatterton – 32
  • Blaine Krebs – 30
  • Lubelia Faria – 26
  • Ingrid Gallardo – 26
  • Teresa Kolecki – 25
  • Kevin Williams – 23
  • Dave Mehl – 21
  • John Russo – 20
  • Romeo Castro – 19

…& to the 2020 Scholarship Winner, Jessica Nguyen!

 

April 11,2021: Upcoming Scholarship Application Opportunities for Members

Besides the CUPE Local 520 Scholarship being open for application until August 31 (details in the Members section of this website), there are other scholarships for your consideration as a Member in Good Standing of Local 520.

The CDLC (Calgary District Labour Council) accepts applications until June 1 as below:

CUPE Alberta also has scholarship application opportunities until September 1:

 

From our Homepage: 

THE CUPE LOCAL 520 YEARLY POST-SECONDARY SCHOLARSHIP…

…is open for applications, with each year’s applications due no later than August 31.

The Local 520 yearly $1400 scholarship is open to Members or children of Members who are attending any accredited post-secondary institution.

APPLICATIONS RECEIVED AFTER MIDNIGHT ON AUGUST 31 WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED.

Applications received near the deadline need to be complete with all required components submitted by midnight on August 31.

There is always an entire year in which to apply. Accepting late applications is unfair to those Members who apply in a timely manner.

Download your copy of the application form in the Members section.