Attached is the announcement and application instructions for the 2019 Daniel X Campbell Memorial Scholarship. 2019 graduating high school seniors, who are going to college in NYS and whose parent is a CSEA Capital Region member, are eligible to apply. NOTE Local 698 members ARE part of CSEA Capital Region (regardless of your residence).
Congratulations to all seven applicants! All will receive a 2018 Richard E. Hohn Educational Assistance Award. Awards are issued based on ranking:
Bryan Jones — $1,000
James Donald Ralston — $800
Morgan Felitte — $700
Laine Thelian — $500
Sarah Gamarra — $500
Daniel Wrenn — $500
Katherine Moore — $500
CSEA’s Capital Region will award a scholarship to a 2017 graduating high school senior who plans to attend an accredited institution of higher education in New York State. The scholarship will be for $750.00.
This scholarship has been established in Dan Campbell’s memory. For almost 30 years he worked as a Communications Associate in CSEA’s Capital Region 4 Office. Dan was popularly known as the “Spokesman” for his high profile in the Capital District as the voice of CSEA and working families. His commitment to unionism as well as his personal values and character made him a beloved figure who still touches the lives of all who knew him. He was truly someone who would rather light a candle than curse the darkness.
To be eligible, the applicant must meet the following criteria:
- A 2017 high school graduate.
- A parent or guardian who is a member of CSEA’s Capital Region
- Accepted to an accredited institution of higher education in NYS.
The applicant must submit a completed application form by May 10, 2017 to:
CSEA Capital Region
c/o Janet McKeon, Chair Education Committee
1 Lear Jet Lane, Suite 2
Latham NY 12110
Application must be accompanied by:
Note* If any of these items are missing, your application will not be considered.
- An official transcript and SAT scores.
- A short essay on the topic: Please choose a man or woman in Labor’s history and describe his/her impact on the present day labor movement.
- Please include acceptance letter from college/university which states your curriculum.
Name Address ____________________________________________________
City, State, Zip Phone ___________ ____________________________________
Parent or Guardian _______________________ _E-Mail _____ ______________
Parent’s Employer _________________________________________________
Parents Signature _________________________________________________
High School _____________________________________________________
Applicant’s Signature____ __ _________________________________________
Local 698 is now accepting applications for the Richard E. Hohn 2017 Spring Educational Assistance Awards. The submission deadline is December 28, 2016. Attached please find details regarding the awards along with submission instructions and criteria.
All Local 698 members, shop fee payers and their dependents are eligible. Good luck!