Teamsters Local 493
Bulletin Board

 

 


 


 

2017 JAMES R. HOFFA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND
Training and Vocational Programs

To:       All Teamsters Local 493 Members

Please be advised that the applications for the 2017 year Training and Vocational Program James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund are now available at the Local for distribution or can be downloaded from the Teamster website (www.jrhmsf.org).

All applicants must comply with the following eligibility and application criteria.

  1. Be the son, daughter or financial dependent (this does not include spouses)of a Teamster member (hereafter also referred to as “Teamsters Member Relation”) who qualifies (or in the case of retirees, has qualified) as a member in “good standing” in the Teamsters Union as defined in Article X, Section 5 of the International Constitution.
  2. Plan to attend an accredited training or vocational non-baccalaureate program at a community college, or other training institution, within the United States, Puerto Rico or Canada.
  3. Training or vocational programs must be related to work in a Teamster represented industry, class or craft.

 

The Local Union office must receive applications no later than Monday, March 27, 2017 in order to be timely in forwarding them to the IBT.

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2017 JAMES R. HOFFA MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUND

To:       All Teamsters Local 493 Members

Please be advised that the applications for the 2017 Academic Year James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund are now available at the Local for distribution or can be downloaded from the Teamster website (www.jrhmsf.org).

All applicants must comply with the following eligibility and application criteria.

  1. Be the son, daughter or financial dependent (this does not include spouses)of a Teamster member (hereafter also referred to as “Teamsters Member Relation”) who qualifies (or in the case of retirees, has qualified) as a member in “good standing” in the Teamsters Union as defined in Article X, Section 5 of the International Constitution.
  2. Be in his/her last year of high school and may not apply if he/she has already graduated from high school.
  3. Be in the top 15% of his/her high school class.
  4. Plan to submit excellent SAT or ACT scores for evaluation.
  5. Plan to attend an accredited four-year college or university within the United States or Canada, as a full-time student.  Those who plan to attend non-academic or certificate programs or community college may not apply with this application.

 

The Local Union office must receive applications no later than Monday, March 27, 2017 in order to be timely in forwarding them to the IBT.

 

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IMPORTANT SCHOLARSHIP ANNOUNCEMENT

To:  All Teamster Local 493 Members

                If you have a son or daughter that is a high school senior and plans to attend college – request a scholarship application today!

                The sons and daughters of Teamster members have the opportunity to apply for the annual scholarship offered by the Joint Council 10 of New England.

                This scholarship program selects a minimum of one student from each Local Union by random drawing at Joint Council 10 Executive Board Meeting.  High School Seniors that plan to attend an accredited college or university are eligible to apply for the scholarships.

                To request a scholarship application, please contact the Local Union Office at (860) 848-9201.  Applications must be received by the Local Union no later than Monday, March 13, 2017.

                Request your application today!

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MONTHLY GENERAL MEMBERSHIP MEETING


The next General Membership Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, June 11, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. at the

Montville Polish Club, 85 Maple Avenue, Uncasville, CT