APW-ABA Memorial Scholarship

APWU Members are invited to apply for the APW-ABA Memorial Scholarship, which honors Michael A. Tosches, Thomas Hartos, and Eugene Johnson.  For more information and to apply for the scholarship, please download the attached info and form here.

1). The  scholarship announcement, application and guidelines will be mailed each year to all Local  and State  Presidents  and ABA Board  of Directors, no later than  March of  each year.  The announcement and application will also be printed in the ABA Quarterly News Digest as well as posted on the official ABA website.   The deadline for returning the scholarship application will be set forth by the ABA.

2). All entrants must submit a  completed application  which will be verified  by their  local or state president or   by the  ABA  home office.  Properly  completed  applications  will  be  entered  into a drawing  for a  one  thousand dollar  ($1,000)  scholarship.  Entrants   must  be a  graduating   high school senior who is the  son, daughter or legal ward of a member of the ABA.

3). The scholarship  award  is limited to a one time amount of one thousand dollars, ($1,000). Two scholarships will be awarded per calendar year.

4). The  scholarship  drawings will be  held at the  ABA home office no later than June of each year.  These drawings will be strict  “luck of the draw”, meaning the entrants  pulled are the winners. No preferential  treatment  will  be given   to  any  entrant.  All applicants  will be  assigned  a  random number  for drawing.  The winners  will  be  drawn from  amongst  all  applicants  and  notified by certified mail.

5). Scholarships  will  be   paid  directly  to  the  school  that  has been  designated on each  winners application.  Each  winner  will also  be  required to  submit  an  acceptance letter  and  photograph accompanied by a biography which will appear in an issue of the ABA Quarterly News Digest.

6). The National  Director will  coordinate the scholarship program with the authority  to settle any  or  all  eligibility  requirements or  disputes  that  may arise.

This years deadline to submit is May 15, 2018!!!


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