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2014 George Kelty Scholarships

February 25, 2014

Local 5 is proud to once again offer scholarship opportunities to members in good standing and their children. In order to be eligible, an applicant must be enrolled in, or intend to enroll in, an accredited college or technical school in 2014. Scholarships will be awarded based on an essay submitted by the applicant. By applying for a scholarship, applicants agree that their essay may be published in USW newsletters or websites.

This year the following scholarships may be awarded:       1 @ $2,500     1 @ $1,000     3 @ $500

How to Apply:

Complete the Application Form below and mail it with your essay and documentation of enrollment.

Compose an essay between 500 - 1,000 words, double spaced, and typed in 12 point font. Include an introduction, body and conclusion. Five sources of information must be cited in footnotes; three of which must be non-internet. Wikepedia may not be used as a source. Include a bibliography. Your essay should be to the point, clear and free from grammatical errors. Your topic is:

What's wrong with the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement (TPP)?

Do not put your name on the essay. Essays will be judged by an independent panel selected by the Trustees. The Application Form, documentation and essay must be postmarked no later than April 15, 2014, and mailed to:



PO BOX 349

MARTINEZ, CA 94553-0034

Scholarship winners will be announced at the May 20, 2014 membership meeting. The decision of the Trustees will be final. Scholarships will be distributed to the school on behalf of the recipient.

Download: 2014 Scholarship Application.pdf

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