The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund has announced this year's Essay Contest topic: "The vast majority of union members make more than the minimum wage. Why should Teamsters care what the minimum wage is?"
For students attending a community college, 4-year institution, or a technical/vocational program, age 23 and younger who are the son, daughter or financial dependent of an eligible Teamster Member Relation (as defined in the application).
For an application, please click on the link below. The deadline for submission of your essay and application is September 30, 2014.
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