Supporting members beyond the workplace is also part of our ongoing mission. Through these scholarships we help Teamster families, shape the leaders of tomorrow and contribute to building up a better country for everyone.
Please contact us if you have any questions about Teamster scholarships.
James R. Hoffa Scholarship
The James R. Hoffa Memorial Scholarship Fund was created to help the sons, daughters or financial dependants of eligible Teamster members afford post-secondary tuition. Students in their last year of high school can register by March 31st for a scholarship. University, college or cégep students can also register by June 15th for an essay-writing contest on a specific topic.
Teamsters Canada Member Scholarship
The Teamsters Canada Member Scholarship was specifically created for eligible members who wish to continue their education in their current field or expand into a different industry. Our scholarships are meant to help our members afford tuition for post-secondary institutions and certificate programs. The deadline to apply is September 30th.
Cheryl Johnson ITWC Scholarship Program
The International Teamster Women’s Caucus (ITWC) awards two $500 scholarships annually to deserving high school seniors based on academics. The scholarship is open to the children of eligible active or retired Teamster members. The deadline to apply is May 1st.