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College Scholarships

Since 1993 our UFCW Local One Scholarship Program has distributed nearly $20 million in scholarships!

The DEADLINE for 2017 scholarship application is MARCH 1, 2017.

How do I apply?

Step 1: Check to see if your employer participates: List of Participating Employers

Step 2: Identify special activities or circumstances if relevant: Activity and Circumstance Form

Step 3: Complete this online application and submit it through the DropBox on the right hand side of this page: UFCW 2017 Scholarship Online Application. BE SURE TO READ THE FOLLOWING STEPS BEFORE COMPLETING THE ONLINE APP:

1)      DOWNLOAD AND SAVE YOUR DOCUMENTS

The following must be saved to your computer or a removable device BEFORE COMPLETING or your data WILL NOT be saved.

·         Application:    To access the application, click STEP3:  UFCW 2017 Scholarship Online Application.  (Please make sure to complete, sign and save before exiting out of application.)

·         Activity Form To access form, click STEP2:  Activity and Circumstance form(Please make sure to complete, sign and save before exiting out of Activity form.)

·         Essay (must be typed separately in a “word or google” format)

 

2.       ONCE YOU HAVE COMPLETED YOUR FORMS, AND SAVED THEM TO YOUR COMPUTER or REMOVABLE DEVICE, ATTACH EACH DOCUMENT TO “DROPBOX” MENU

a)       Click the “DROPBOX” Menu under “Upload Your Scholarship Items” to sign up for free (simply enter full name, email and password) It will prompt you from there.  Once that is uploaded….

b)       Click on “Choose from computer” to open your computer files.  You can also click any of the droboxes listed under “Upload Your Scholarship Item”.

c)       Then “Select” the completed form from your files (i.e. Application, Essay, Activities, Letters of Recommendation) and click on “Open”.

d)       It will then tell you your document has been sent.

e)       “Repeat” steps to add a new item.

 

3.       OFFICIAL TRANSCRIPT – Please contact your school to submit or email your counselor with the following link: http://ufcwonebreakroom.whiphealth.com/2644/college-scholarships.aspx

 

4.       You will then receive an email from “Dropbox” advising you of what document you uploaded.

 

5.       ADDING ANOTHER DOCUMENT – go back to “Upload Your Scholarship Item” click on what item you would like to add (Which should be already saved to computer or flash drive) and it will allow you to open your file and attach.

Memorial Scholarship

If your employer does NOT participate in the above scholarship, you may meet the criteria for the Memorial Scholarship. Learn more HERE