OFL Honour Roll Scholarships
April 6, 2011, 3:30 PM EST
Applications are being accepted for the OFL's Labour Honour Roll Scholarships.
The Ontario Federation of Labour will award two scholarships worth $2,000 each to a member or the child of a member of a local union affiliated to the OFL.
Recipients must be entering in September 2011 the first year of a full-time course leading to a diploma or certificate at a public Ontario community college or the first year of an undergraduate program, leading to a degree, at a publicly-funded Ontario university.
Scholarship winners must submit a brief resume as well as evidence of their understanding of the role and significance of the Canadian labour movement including an essay of not more than 1000 words on a topic specified by the OFL.
Deadline for applications is May 27, 2011. Application forms can be found on-line at www.ofl.ca/youth. Winners will be announced by July 5.