Scholarships

Each year, the National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers scholarships that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for all workers.

To view the criteria for the scholarships and to download an application, please view the National Union's scholarship program for 2020.

For further information please phone (613) 228-9800 or email scholarship@nupge.ca


News about NUPGE Scholarships

The new deadline for applications is Friday August 24, 2020.

(2020-06-17)Read more

The deadline for applications is Monday July 6, 2020.

(2020-01-20)Read more

"Congratulations to all the winners of our 2019 scholarships.  We were very impressed with the entries we received this year and wish the winners and all the entrants the very best in their pursuit of their education and future careers." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

(2019-10-30)Read more

Each year, the 390,000-member National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers scholarships that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for workers.

(2019-07-02)Read more

Each year, the 390,000-member National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers scholarships that reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for workers.

(2019-06-06)Read more

The deadline for applications and essays is July 4, 2019.

(2019-01-09)Read more

"Congratulations to all our winners of 2018 scholarships. We wish you all the best in your education and future pursuits." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

(2018-09-11)Read more

Each year, the 390,000-member National Union of Public and General Employees (NUPGE) offers scholarships hat reflect its pursuit of equal opportunity for workers.

(2018-06-20)Read more

 The deadline for applications and essays is July 6, 2018. 

(2018-01-03)Read more

"Once again we were inspired by the young people who entered. Their essay entries were wide ranging and, in some cases, quite poignant and filled with insight. We hope that our financial assistance will go some way to helping the young persons selected achieve their dreams." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President 

(2017-09-28)Read more

“We are delighted to offer these scholarships each year to recognize the outstanding talent of the youth of our province and our union." — Jerry Earle, NAPE President

(2017-09-18)Read more

People have until the end of the day on Friday August 4, 2017 to apply.

(2017-07-05)Read more

"The contributions of these young people were so well written and filled with such insight that we hope this financial assistance will go some way to helping them achieve their dreams." — Larry Brown, NUPGE President

(2016-10-24)Read more

NUPGE scholarships are open to the children, grandchildren or foster children of the National Union’s 370,000 members who are starting a post-secondary education. 

(2016-05-31)Read more

Young Calgarian isn't letting learning disabilities — or a heavy workload at university— sink his dreams.

(2015-11-30)Read more

"We hope this financial assistance will go some way to helping these young people achieve their dreams." — James Clancy, NUPGE National President

(2015-10-02)Read more

Four awards of $1,500 given each year to children of NUPGE members.

(2015-02-09)Read more

Stephanie Smith, President of the B.C. Government and Service Employees' Union (BCGEU/NUPGE) presents a $1500 cheque to Victoria Vargas for her essay on how quality public services enhance the quality of life for visible minorities.

(2014-10-24)Read more

"Thank you for honouring some of the issues we all care so much about with your time and with your words." - James Clancy, NUPGE National President.

(2014-09-18)Read more

Four awards of $1,500 given each year to children of NUPGE members

(2010-11-01)Read more