Reminder: Deadline is March 31 James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund applications

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, March 7 — As a reminder, applications for the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund are due on March 31, 2019. The application process is completely online and all applications must be completed through the online portal found on the Fund’s website: www.jrhmsf.org

There are two types of scholarship applications available: Academic Scholarships and Training and Vocational Scholarships. Academic Scholarships will be awarded to high school seniors who are planning to attend a four-year college or university and who are the sons, daughters or financial dependents of Teamster members. The Academic Scholarships range from $1,000 to $10,000. 

The Training and Vocational Scholarships range from $500 to $2,000 and will be awarded to the sons, daughters or financial dependents of Teamster members who plan to attend an accredited training or vocational non-baccalaureate program at a community college or other training institution. Programs must be related to a Teamster-represented industry, craft or class. Exact application procedures are outlined in the application on the scholarship website, www.jrhmsf.org, and applicants must complete a brief registration process in order to access the registration area. Please use the “Key” JRHMSF to begin the process.

Again, the deadline for all applications is March 31, 2019. If you have additional questions about the James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund, please see the Fund website (www.jrhmsf.org) and view the Frequently Asked Questions section.

Thursday, March 7, 2019
bentley@ble-t.org