Union Plus National Labor College (NLC) "Teach-Out" Scholarship
The National Labor College (NLC) offered its final courses in the spring semester from January to April 2014.
Through a "teach-out" plan, current NLC students who cannot graduate in the spring can still obtain their NLC degrees through partner colleges throgh the fall of 2015.
Starting in the fall of 2014 Union Plus is providing $25,000 to students attending NLC teach-out schools, offering a final set of awards for NLC students participating in the NLC teach-out program. .
All NLC students will be sent an email with the new Union Plus NLC Teach-Out Scholarship online application link. Or check back here for the online application.
NOTE: The application for the Union Plus NLC Teach-Out Scholarship is closed.
Fall 2014 Union Plus NLC Teach-Out Scholarship Awards
Drew Allen, UTU
Sandra Butler, AFSCME
Kenneth Ebler, SMART
Avis Farmer, AFGE
Edwina Howard-Agu, IAM
Amos Kwah, ATU
Rene Mendoza, CWA
Gary Michel, UA
Karen Mora, IAM
Kevin Muhammad, Working America
Kimberly Patterson, AFSCME
Anderson Sibedwo, Working America
Tammy Spinks, IBEW
Joshua Strange, AFSCME
Union Plus NLC Teach-Out Scholarship
NLC students participating in the teach-out program with an NLC teach-out partner college
NLC teach-out students will be invited to apply by email.
The first awards will be available for the fall 2014 semester.
Dues-paying labor union members or staff employees of an AFL-CIO affiliated organization, or current members or Working America.
Awards are determined by Union Plus and are based on financial need and an essay.