UFCW Local 328 offers several scholarships for students. Eligible participants must be enrolled full time in a degree program at any post secondary college/university or vocational/technical school. In addition, applicants must be an eligible member, spouse, child, or grandchild of an active Local 328 member or the Local 328 Retirees club. Be sure to check this website and your union bulletin board for more information.
The UFCW International Union also offers a scholarship to graduating high school seniors, awarded in each of the regions in the U.S. and Canada.
Other scholarships are offered through the local’s affiliation with the AFL-CIO. Most of the local labor councils offer scholarships to our union members.
Provided below is a list of some of the current scholarships offered. We will update it when others become available.
UFCW Local 328 Scholarship Application – (Application must be submitted or postmarked no later than April 30th, 2017)
SCHOLARSHIP RECIPIENTS 2016
Emily J. Chambers
Father, Dana Chambers, employed by Stop & Shop #54, Abington, MA
Michael J. Curtin
Employed by Stop & Shop #12, Sandwich, MA
& father, Michael S. Curtin, Stop & Shop #475, Wareham, MA
Patrick S. Hannigan
Mother, Karen Hannigan, employed by Stop & Shop #54, Abington, MA
Taylor D. Hunt
Mother, Kelly Hunt, employed by Stop & Shop #54, Abington, MA
Sydney R. Keefe
Employed at Stop & Shop #28, Norwell, MA
Kylie C. Pimental
Mother, Michelle, employed by Stop & Shop #720, Coventry, RI
Father, Carlos Gonzalez, employed by UFCW Local 328
Colton J. Smith
Employed by Stop & Shop #469, Plymouth, MA
Brandon C. Valery
Mother, Janet Valery, employed by Stop & Shop #469, Plymouth, MA
Matthew J. West
Father, Richard West, employed by Stop & Shop #487, Braintree, MA
UFCW has partnered with Eastern Gateway Community College to offer FREE college to UFCW Local 328 members and their families! This exciting opportunity allows you and your family to earn an Associates degree with no out of pocket costs to you for tuition, fees or books! The credits you earn transfer to other schools. For more information and to apply, visit: www.ufcwfreecollege.org