The AFSCME Family Scholarship Program
NOTE: The Application process is now closed for 2018. The 2019 AFSME Family Scholarship application will be available after June 15th, so please check back.
We are pleased to announce the 2018 AFSCME Family Scholarship Program for children of full dues-paying AFSCME members. Scholarships of $2,000 will be awarded to ten (10) applicants selected from applications that meet eligibility requirements.
The Scholarships will be renewed for $2,000 each year for a maximum of four years, provided the student remains enrolled in a full-time degree program at an accredited institution. The scholarship may be used for any field of study.
To be eligible, the student must:
- Be a graduating high school senior whose parent, legal guardian or financially responsible grandparent is a full dues-paying AFSCME member;
- At the time the scholarship is awarded, be enrolled in a full-time degree program either at an accredited four-year institution or at a two-year institution that will transfer credits to a four-year institution; and
- Have taken the SAT or the ACT.
To apply, you must meet all eligibility requirements as identified above. Make sure your complete application, with all support documentation (essay, transcripts, letters of recommendations, SAT or ACT scores, proof of AFSCME membership, etc.), is mailed together in one envelope, POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 31, to:
AFSCME Family Scholarship Program
Attention: AFSCME Advantage
1625 L Street, N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Applications must be postmarked by December 31st.
For detailed information on the application process and to download an application, please visit the AFSCME Family Scholarship page.
If you have problems downloading the application or have questions regarding the application process, please contact Genevieve Marcus at (202) 429-1217 or firstname.lastname@example.org.