Local 1500 Members are eligible to apply for the following scholarships!!! 

1. The Local 1500 Scholarship: Deadline Ends 12/31/18

The UFCW Local 1500 annually awards scholarships to members and their dependents.

To Apply For the 2019 UFCW Local 1500 Scholarship Click Here

See the 2017 winners below!

For further information on the UFCW 1500 Scholarship Program please contact 1-800-522-0456 ext: 1310.

2. The UFCW International Scholarship:

Apply here: 

Get more information here:

3. Union Plus Scholarships:

The 2018 Union Plus Scholarship deadline is Wednesday, January 31, 2018! (Deadline Passed)

The 2018 Union Plus Scholarship is available for UFCW members and your children.

The Union Plus scholarships support our overall mission to help support union member and union leader higher education goals.

Over the past 22 years, union members and their children have received over 3.6 million Union Plus scholarship dollars.

Head to this link for more information.

Congratulations to all the 2017 Scholarship Award Winners!

Three ($4,000) Memorial Scholarship Winners

Winners of the $4000 scholarships, established in memory of three former Local 1500 Presidents:  (Eugene Kennedy, Patrick Gleeson, and Frank Meehan)

Shannon Sartain, of Wild by Nature  #201

Samantha Santarpia, Dep. of Paul Santarpia of UFCW 1500

Elizabeth Jankovic, of Shop Rite #276

Four ($2,000) Graduating High School Senior Winners

Ryan Champ - King Kullen #33

Elizabeth Schatz - Dep. Of Mayanne Schatz – Stop & Shop #539

Jessica Young - Stop & Shop #516

Kayla Santiago - Shop-Rite. Mannix #109


Three  ($1,000) College Winners

Elizabeth Oropeza – King Kullen #34

Kimberly Garcia – Fairway #1

Alexandra Manetta – Shop-Rite Mannix  #112