Application Deadline Extended for Unifor Local 506 Bursary & Scholarship

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The following scholarships and bursaries are available to the children of Unifor Local 506 members.

Sponsored by Unifor Local 506:

  • Helen E. Allain Bursary (application deadline extended to June 30, 2020)
  • Unifor Local 506 Scholarship (application deadline extended to June 30, 2020)

The Helen E Allain Bursary Application Form

The Helen E Allain Bursary Application Form French

The Unifor Local 506 Scholarship Award Application Form

The Unifor Local 506 Scholarship Award Application Form French


Sponsored by Unifor National Office:

Unifor recognizes that the costs associated with post-secondary education is a challenge for many working-class families.  To assist in making education more accessible, Unifor has established 28 scholarships of $2,000.00 each.  Five of these scholarships are administered by the Quebec Council with a separate application form (see  Residents of Quebec must apply using that application process.

The scholarships are awarded to children of Unifor members in good standing.  Students must be entering their first year of full-time post-secondary education (university, community college, technological institute, trade school, etc.) in a public Canadian institution.  One of these scholarships will also be available to a Unifor member with at least one year seniority.  These are entrance Scholarships only and are not renewable for students entering subsequent years of study.

Online Registration Process

Detailed information about eligibility and how to apply for a scholarship can be found in the following document:  application_description_and_instructions-eng_2

In order for your application to be complete, you must have the following document signed by a Local Union Officer and ready for upload with your application documents:  Local Signature Form

Using the Online Application

Your application must be submitted using the online application form NO LATER THAN MONDAY, June 15, 2020.

All applicants will be notified by email after July 10, 2020 of the disposition of their application.

Click on the appropriate link below to complete your online application.  Please ensure that you have read the instructions carefully, and have the following documents ready on your device for upload with your application:

  1. Current high school transcript (children of Unifor members only)
  2. Reference letter
  3. Local Union Office signature form
  4. Essay

Please note that any partially completed applications, or applications missing any of the required documents, will result in an error message, and cannot be submitted.  Please ensure you have all documents available before submitting.

Click here to apply as the child of a Unifor member.

Click here to apply as a Unifor member.

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