Members of CUPE 917 contribute annually to the Greater Victoria CUPE Scholarship Fund. These scholarships are open only to the children of active members of contributing Locals* in the Greater Victoria area who are continuing on with a post-secondary education.
An PDF version of the GV CUPE Scholarship Award Application Form 2017 can be found here.
The selection of recipients will be based on a combination of GPA/acedemic standing, one reference letter, and a one page informative letter. A student is limited to one award from the fund and must be under the age of 25 on December 31st of 2017 to be eligible. More information, complete eligibility criteria and FAQ’s are included with the application forms.
The deadline for applications is September 29th, 2017.
Applications are now being accepted for the 2017 awards that will be decided on in October or November and awarded in late November or early December.
For more information, contact Local 917’s representative to the GV CUPE Scholarship Fund, Mike Eggiman (Grounds Dept.) at firstname.lastname@example.org
* Current participating locals of CUPE in the Victoria area include CUPE Locals: #410, #788, #917, #951, #2011, and #2081.