Scholarship Opportunities for Members and Dependents

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The national AFT is happy to announce the opening of the 2017 Porter Scholars Program. There are two great opportunities for our members and their dependents. There is a one-time grant being awarded to ten members in the amount of $1,000 each and four $8,000 scholarships for high school seniors who are dependents of active members in good standing. To access the online application and read more about eligibility, please visit http://www.aft.org/about/member-benefits/scholarships. Deadline to apply is March 31, 2017.

Texas AFL-CIO Scholarships are also now available.  The Postmark Deadline for applying is Tuesday, January 31, 2017.  Applications can be downloaded at http://www.texasaflcio.org  For further information, contact Cindy Garcia at (210) 226-8447 or aflciounions@att.net or Edward Sills, Texas AFL-CIO Education Department, at (512) 477-6195 or ed@texasaflcio.org .