The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarshiip Fund awards scholarships to sons, daughters and financial dependents of Teamster members who are high school seniors planning to enroll in a four-year college after graduation, community college transfers or who plan to attend trade or vocational schools. Scholarship award amounts range depending on chosen scholarship opportunity. Academic Scholarship awards either a $10,000 award split up over four years at $1,250.00 per semester, or a one-time $1,000.00 award; whereas, Training and Vocational Scholarship awards up to $2,000.00, depending on financial need.
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The application period ends on March 31 each year. However, the Fund sometimes offers special scholarship contests throughout the year, so check the website frequently.