The SEIU Local 509 Scholarship Program funds educational scholarship awards for members and their dependents. Dependents are defined as children of members, or children under direct care of the member -- such as a grandchild or foster child. These scholarships each range from $1,000 to $1,500.
Winners will be selected at random from the pool of qualified applicants. The drawing will take place June 3, 2014. Some applicants will qualify for activist scholarship awards, by random selection, based on the member’s demonstrated commitment to the growth of SEIU 509 and the Labor Movement during the last calendar year. This could include: