$1000 Scholarship Available To Children of Union Members
College-bound children of current Local 1-2 Members who are in good standing are eligible to compete for $1,000 Joseph Caradonna Scholarship under the Union's annual
scholarship competition. The program provides a scholarship grant, each in the amount of $1,000, to be used toward the payment of college tuition and books.
"By offering these scholarships, we are investing in our children and in the future. We consider that a wise and prudent investment. We urge all eligible students to participate in this contest",
Local 1-2 President James Shillitto
To qualify as a candidate, a student must be a child of a Local 1-2 Member and be a high school Senior graduating in 2022. The scholarship will be paid only to those who have declared their intention to enroll or are already enrolled in a post-high school institution certified by the Department of Education in the state where-the-institution-is-located.
Applications (see below) must be completed and mailed to:
UWUA Local 1-2 AFL-CIO
8 East 36th Street,
New York, NY 10016
All applications must be accompanied by a copy of the official transcript of high school grades covering the first six terms.
Click the links below to download the above information and download the scholarship application.