Reminder: Hoffa scholarship deadline is March 1

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio, January 29 As a reminder, the deadline for the 2021 James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund (JRHMSF) Academic and Vocational/ Training Program scholarship applications is March 1. The fund looks forward to a record number of applications from high school seniors who are the sons, daughters or financial dependents of Teamster members.

The scholarship awards range from $1,000 to $10,000 for Academic scholarships and $500 to $2,000 for Vocational/Training Program scholarships. The application process is on-line and can be reached at:

Additionally, the JRHMSF, through its administration firm, ISTS, offers tuition discounts to various colleges and universities. The information on the tuition discount program can be found at (The tuition discount program is independent of the JRHMSF and does not require that a student be a recipient of a JRHMSF award.)

A flier for use at your local bulletin board/union hall is available here (PDF).

Friday, January 29, 2021

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