Applications for this year’s William A. Lee Memorial Scholarship are now available on our website (www.chicagolabor.org/scholarship). The CFL will award 10 college scholarships, valued at $2,000 each, to 10 high school seniors. Please share this information with your members!
- The applicant must be a senior in high school and graduating in the spring of 2020.
- Either the applicant or the applicant’s parent must be a member in good standing of a CFL-affiliated union. To confirm a union’s affiliation status, please call 312.222.1000.
- The applicant must choose to enter either the Random Drawing or Academic Competition for the William A. Lee Memorial Scholarship. Students are not eligible to enter both categories.
- APPLICANTS ATTEMPTING TO ENTER BOTH CATEGORIES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED.
All applicants must return the completed application to:
William A. Lee Memorial Scholarship Committee
Chicago Federation of Labor
180 N. Stetson Ave., Suite 2050
Chicago, IL 60601
Mailed applications must be postmarked by Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020; hand-delivered applications will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020. Incomplete applications will be disqualified.
For the Academic Competition application information, click HERE.
For the Random Drawing application information, click HERE.
All 2020 William A. Lee Memorial Scholarship winners will be notified by mid-April.