AFT Robert G. Porter Scholars Program for High School Students

Scholarship Info

Offering:

$2,000

$8,000

# of Recipients:

4

Deadline:

March 6, 2023

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Learn about the AFT Robert G. Porter Scholars Program for High School Students and apply today.

Last Reviewed: September 6th, 2022

Scholarship Mission

To support graduating high school senior students who show outstanding service to their community and an understanding of the role unions can play to create a more just society.

Qualification Requirements

Applicants must be graduating high school seniors who are dependents of AFT members; must have at least one parent or legal guardian who is an AFT member in good standing for at least one year; must be pursuing post-secondary education. Children or legal dependents of AFT national, state or local union staff are not eligible for this scholarship opportunity.

How Winners are Selected

Selection will be based on the academic achievement, commitment to community services and school-related activities, demonstration of leadership, work experience, recommendations, special talents and skills, an essay and a commitment to advancing the interests of working people and building unions.

Organization Information:

Phone:

(202)879-4400

Email Contact:

aftplus@aft.org

American Federation of Teachers
555 New Jersey Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20001

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