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Union Building Trades FCU 
Private Student Loan

Essex county labor scholarships

There are two scholarships that are available.  To be eligible for one of these Scholarships that will be awarded, the applicant must either be a member of a local union affiliated with the Bergen County Central Trades & Labor Council, AFL-CIO, or his/her spouse and/or children.

To be eligible for one of the ten $1000 Scholarships that will be awarded, the applicant must be a high school senior AND be accepted an at accredited college or accredited post-high school education program. The applicant's parent or guardian must be a member of a local union affiliated with the Essex-West Hudson Central Labor Council, AFL-CIO.

Applications are available by clicking the link below to download a PDF version of the Application.


Completed applications MUST be received no later than April 17, 2017.


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All deadlines for scholarship applications have passed. Please check back in January for 2018 applications.

Applications are available by clicking the link below to download a PDF version of the Application.


Completed applications MUST be received no later than April 15, 2017.


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ABE Solomon Scholarship Fund

‚ÄčSponsored by Bergen County Central Trades & Labor Council, AFL-CIO

Federal loans not enough to cover the cost of your college education? The private student loan available through Union Building Trades FCU can be the answer to your funding needs. Click the logo for more information and to start an application.

CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE APPLICATION!