Apply for a Local 1035 Academic Scholarship

Local 1035 awards two $1,500 scholarships to dependent children of Local 1035 members who excel academically. To be eligible to be the recipient of this award a candidate must:

1. Be a student enrolled in a community college, junior college or university;

2. Have demonstrated a high level of academic achievement as evidenced by the maintenance of a grade-point average of at least 2.8 upon a 4.0 scale;

3. Have completed successfully at least one academic semester or equivalent at a community college, junior college or university of the applicant's choice as a full-time student for the academic year as defined by the educational institution;

4. Be a dependent child of a person who is a member in good standing of Local 1035, and who has been a member in good standing for at least two years prior to the date of the application;

5. Demonstrate qualities of citizenship and responsibility, as well as personal integrity which are consistent with the purposes of organized labor and Local 1035.

The scholarship helps students attending community colleges and universities cover secondary education expenses. To learn more about the Local 1035 Scholarship Program, and to inquire about obtaining an application, call the Local 1035 hall at (815) 568-6190.