√ Applicants must be a senior attending high school or other secondary school.
√ Applicants must be a child, grandchild, stepchild, or legally adopted child, of a
current, retired, or deceased APWU member.
√ Note: Relatives of APWU elected national officers are not eligible.
√ Recipients of the Hallbeck Scholarship award must attend an accredited
college or university, community college for four consecutive years. Vocational
Scholarship winners must attend an accredited vocational school or program
for up to three consecutive years.
√ Scholarship awards must be used to pursue an undergraduate degree or a
post-secondary occupational education. Scholarship Donations APWU Scholarships are funded by
donations, and we are extremely thankful for donations made by union members. If
you are interested in contributing, please send a check or money order to APWU
Scholarship Fund, 1300 L Street NW, Washington, DC 20005. This tax-deductible
donation may specify “Hallbeck,” “Best Essay,” or “Vocational.”
Winning applicants will be notified by July 1, 2018.
For more information, please contact the Secretary-Treasurer’s office at (202) 842-
4215, or visit www.apwu.org/dept/sec-treas/stscholarships.htm.
Applicants are encouraged to submit materials well before the March 31st
Other Scholarships The Union Plus Scholarship program, created by the AFL-CIO, awards $500 to $4,000 to union members and their families who want to begin or continue their post-secondary
education at colleges or trade and technical schools. For more information, visit www.unionplus.org/scholarships. The National Labor College (NLC) Scholarship,
also sponsored by Union Plus, provides grants to union members who wish to enroll in the
National Labor College at the George Meany Center for Labor Studies in Silver Spring, MD.
Scholarship Program E.C. Hallbeck Scholarship Vocational Scholarship Best Essay Award
American Postal Workers Union, AFL-CIO
1300 L Street NW
Washington, DC 20005
Debby Szeredy, Executive Vice
Elizabeth Powell, Secretary-Treasurer