Who Can Apply: Each year, the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies gives tuition scholarships to outstanding undergraduates who exhibit a commitment to labor research or practice. This year, the Bridges Center will award $5,500 to an outstanding undergraduate student. The center is currently seeking nominations for these awards, named after longtime International Longshore and Warehouse Union member and leader Martin Jugum and his wife Anne.
Scholarship winners must demonstrate high academic achievement and be enrolled for Autumn Quarter of the upcoming academic year.
- A brief written statement by the applicant (not exceeding 750 words) explaining her or his commitment to the study of labor, involvement with the labor movement, or intention to pursue a career in labor relations.
- A brief letter of faculty support
- A copy of the student’s transcript
- Include student’s contact information, including email, mailing addresses, and phone number
Deadline: June 15, 2015