UFCW Local 328 News

A Reminder to Apply! 2024 Scholarships and Additional Educational Opportunities

UFCW Local 328 members and their families have the opportunity to apply for several scholarships. Eligibility requirements are listed in each application. Please see below for more information:

UFCW Local 328 Scholarship Application– (Applications must be submitted or postmarked no later than April 30, 2024) * if you are unable to access the scholarship application, please open with Internet Explorer or copy/past the link into your browser.

UFCW International Scholarship Program – The application will be available from February 12th through May 12th, 2024)

The Greater Southeastern Massachusetts Labor Council Scholarship– (Applications must be submitted by April 21st, 2024)

Additional educational opportunities:

UFCW Discount College Program 

Whether you’re looking for affordable degree options for your family members or want to continue your own education, the UFCW Discount College Program gives you an affordable and flexible path to earning your degree. All classes are online and you can attend part-time or full-time based on your availability. 

The new program replaces the previously existing “Free College Benefit,” and expands UFCW members’ access to a broader selection of participating colleges as well as degree programs spanning from certificates and associate to bachelor’s degrees. We will also be introducing master’s degrees as a new addition to the program, providing even more opportunities for our participants. 

For more information, visit: https://www.ufcw.org/ufcw-discount-college-program/

UFCW Free GED Program 

The UFCW has available a no-cost GED program for all UFCW members.

The UFCW GED program offers a customized learning plan, so that you’ll be able to prepare yourself to pass the GED test, regardless of when you last went to school.

Learn more here: https://www.ufcw.org/GED/

UFCW Free Language Program

UFCW is also offering a FREE Language learning program! Visit UFCW.org/language or click here for more information!