CWA LOCAL 1111
Arthur C. Merritt Scholarship Fund
The Merritt scholarship fund was established in 1974 upon the merger of Local 1118 and Local 1111. The monies in the fund are to be invested and the net income each year is to be used for educational grants.
Any natural or adopted child or children of active members in good standing of Local 1111 who have been accepted for enrollment as a fulltime student in education above the high school level are eligible to apply. Proof of enrollment is required along with a 500 word essay on “Unionism in America, past and present”.
The deadline to apply is July 31, 2015 Winners will be decided at the August Executive board meeting. Please fill out the form below and return it with the essay and proof of college enrollment to our Union Hall:
CWA 1111 Merritt Scholarship
459 East Church Street
Elmira, NY 14901-9977
Parent Name: _______________________
Employed by: _______________
CWA LOCAL 1111scholarship 2015.doc