The E.C. Hallbeck Memorial Scholarship will award $8000 ($2000 annually) to ten recipients (one male and one female from each of the five postal regions) to apply towards their four-year college tuition.
Vocational Scholarship winners will receive up to $3,000 for specialized training in such fields as culinary arts, medical or dental assistant, electrician, real estate, auto mechanic, certified IT/computer education, cosmetology, or massage therapy, etc. Eligible programs can be of a nine-month to three-year duration.
March 31, 2018 is the deadline for the APWU to receive completed applications.
The scholarships are open only to high school seniors. Applicants may apply for only either Hallbeck or Vocational, not both.
Omaha Area Local #11, American Postal Workers Union, AFL-CIO