"Once again we were inspired by the young people who entered. Their essay entries were wide ranging and, in some cases, quite poignant and filled with insight. We hope that our financial assistance will go some way to helping the young persons selected achieve their dreams." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President
Each year, the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers scholarships that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for all workers.
Historically there have been 4 scholarships open to the children, grandchildren or foster children of the National Union’s 370,000 members who are starting a post-secondary education. For 2017, NUPGE has added the Brian Fudge Memorial Scholarship.
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News on NUPGE Scholarships
People have until the end of the day on Friday August 4, 2017 to apply.
NUPGE scholarships are open to the children, grandchildren or foster children of the National Union’s 370,000 members who are starting a post-secondary education.
Post secondary assistance is available for members of the Health Sciences Association of B.C. and their families.
Young Calgarian isn't letting learning disabilities — or a heavy workload at university— sink his dreams.
"We hope this financial assistance will go some way to helping these young people achieve their dreams." — James Clancy, NUPGE National President
Four awards of $1,500 given each year to children of NUPGE members.
Stephanie Smith, President of the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU/NUPGE) presents a $1500 cheque to Victoria Vargas for her essay on how quality public services enhance the quality of life for visible minorities.