- Category: Schools
- Published on Friday, 30 November 2012 10:25
- Written by Press Release
APPLICATIONS FOR THE 2013 CFL SCHOLARSHIP WILL BE AVAILABLE JANUARY 1, 2013
CHICAGO--(ENEWSPF)--November 30, 2012. The Chicago Federation of Labor will again offer five (5) academic-based scholarships and five (5) random-drawing scholarships in the amount of $2,000 to students graduating from a Chicago or suburban high school in 2013.
To be eligible, students or their parents must belong to a union affiliated with the Chicago Federation of Labor and may apply in only one of the two categories. The period for submitting applications is January 1 through March 1. Applications will be available online January 1, 2013 at www.chicagolabor.org/scholarship.
The scholarship awards are named after William A. Lee, who served as president of the Chicago Federation of Labor for thirty-eight years. He devoted more than sixty years to organized labor and community service.