Teamsters Joint Council No. 37
The Clyde Crosby, Joseph Edgar, and Thomas Malloy Memorial Scholarship is a $500 award which automatically renews each year for up to four years, as long as the applicant meets the renewal criteria.
Eligible applicants must be children or dependent stepchildren of active, retired, disabled, or deceased members of Local Unions affiliated with the Joint Council of Teamsters No. 37 (Local Unions 58, 81, 162, 206, 223, 305, 324, 670 or 962). Qualifying members must have been active Teamsters for at least one year as of February 1 immediately preceding the March scholarship deadline.
Applicants must be graduating high school seniors with a GPA of 3.00+. FAFSA and financial need is required. The applicant does not need to be an Oregon resident nor does the college they plan to attend need to be in Oregon.
Please apply online at oregonstudentaid.gov (even if you are not an Oregon resident).
James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund is available for the sons, daughters and financial dependents of Teamster members (including the BMWED, BLET, GCC and TCRC). Academic scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $10,000 for high school seniors planning to attend a four-year college or university and Training/Vocational program awards of up to $2,000 for use at community colleges and trade schools.
The children or financial dependents of full-time local union officers or full-time staff of local unions are ineligible.
Apply here: https://aim.applyISTS.net/JRHMSF *the KEY for applying on-line is JRHMSF
For general questions about the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund, please call 855-670-ISTS (4787) or email: ContactUs@applyISTS.com or JRHfund@gmail.com
Many of the Local Unions within Joint Council of Teamsters No. 37 offer scholarships to children or dependent stepchildren of their members.
Local 58: Please contact Local Union 58 at 360-693-5841 to learn how to apply.
Local 162:The Teamsters Local 162 Legacy of Leadership Scholarship Fund is awarding up to ten scholarships ranging from $1,000 to $2,000 each for graduating high school seniors who are the children or grandchildren of Local 162 members and who will be attending an accredited college or university in the fall following their high school graduation. To find out more information and to download an application, please go to www.teamsters162.com.
Local 223: Teamsters Local 223 offers the Josh Hieter Memorial Scholarship. This is a $1,000 award which can be applied for at oregonstudentaid.gov.
Local Union 305: The Local 305 Scholarship is offered to graduating seniors who are children or dependent stepchildren of active, retired, disabled, or deceased members of Local 305. This is a $500 award which renews annually, contingent on the applicant’s continued eligibility. Two students will be awarded each year. Applications open in November and are due on March 1. Please apply online at oregonstudentaid.gov.
Teamsters Council 37 Federal Credit Union
Please contact the Teamsters Credit Union at 503-251-2390 for more information.