2017 Tom Fricano Scholarship

 Applicants For The UAW Region 9 Tom Fricano Scholarship Fund Attached are a Scholarship Application Form (front & back) and an Academic Report Form (front & back), which are to be completed and returned to this office, along with an essay of 500 words or less on the following subject: Topic: How "union households" voted in the 2016 elections.... The 2017 scholarship consists of $6,000.00 payable at $1,500/year for a maximum of 4 consecutive years To be eligible, the applicant must meet the following criteria: A high school graduate  Current College/University student – undergraduate degree only  Be a member of or have a spouse, parent, guardian or grandparent, who is a member of a UAW Local Union in Region 9 (Central and Western New York, New Jersey and Pennsylvania)  Be accepted at an accredited institution of higher education  Maintain the equivalent of a “C” average for continuation of the scholarship The attached Application Form and Academic Report must be completed and sent along with the approximately 500 word essay (essays will be judged on both content and grammar), postmarked no later than July 7, 2017 to: The UAW Region 9 Tom Fricano Scholarship Fund c/o Region 9 UAW 35 George Karl Boulevard Amherst, NY 14221 IF YOU REQUIRE FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT DARCY SMITH IN THE BUFFALO OFFICE AT 716-632-1540, EXT. 2014 Application is available on the UAW Region 9 Website for download & copying at: region9.uaw.org