College Scholarships


The Chicago Federation of Labor is awarding 10 college scholarships, for $2,000 each, to 10 high school seniors. The deadline to apply is February 13. Applications can be found at

Eligibility requirements:

  • The applicant must be a senior in high school and graduating in the spring of 2019.
  • Either the applicant or the applicant’s parent must be a union member in good standing.
  • All applicants must complete the personal essay that answers the question: How has the Labor Movement impacted my life?

Completed applications must be received by the Chicago Federation of Labor by 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. The Chicago Federation of Labor is located at 130 E. Randolph Street, Suite 2600, Chicago, IL 60601.  Applications may be dropped off at the office Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4:30 p.m. Mailed applications must be postmarked by Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019.