Scholarships

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

1. The Local 1500 Scholarship: Deadline to request application is December 31, 2022.

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

Click here to request an Application.

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


2. The UFCW International Scholarship:

Apply here: http://ufcwcharityfoundation.org/scholarship/ 

Get more information here: http://www.ufcw.org/scholarship/


3. Union Plus Scholarships:

The 2020 Union Plus Scholarship is available to UFCW members and their 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 our 2022 Local 1500 Scholarship Winners!

HIGH SCHOOL RECIPIENTS

$8,000 Winners

  1. Arthur Wolfson Memorial Scholarship: Nicole Cassara, Stop & Shop #513 - PT
  2. Patrick Gleeson Memorial Scholarship: Bevin Gao, King Kullen #16 - PT
  3. Frank Meehan Memorial Scholarship: Connor S. Pommerenk Mannix #109 - PT

 

$4,000 Winners

  1. Eugene Kennedy Memorial Scholarship: Michael Augello, King Kullen #55 - PT
  2. Pat O’Flaherty Memorial Scholarship: Leah Claudio, Dep. of Miguel Claudio, Stop & Shop #504 - FT
  3. Bernadette Warren Memorial Scholarship: Gianna Garelli, Dep. of Dianne Garelli, Shoprite #801 FT
  4. Mary Jane Siconolfi Memorial Scholarship: Justin Holmes, Dep. of Shawn Holmes, Fairway #183 – FT

 

$2,000 Winners

  1. Micaela Kahnis, Dep. of Michael Kahnis, Stop & Shop #544 – FT 
  2. Tyler Tedeschi, Stop & Shop #563 - PT
  3. Nicholas J. McIlwaine, King Kullen #23 - PT
  4. Benjamin Pearsall, Stop & Shop #2515 - PT
  5. Jonathan T. Weiner, King Kullen #8 - PT
  6. Melia Mirdha, Dep. of Mohammad Mirdha, King Kullen #14 - FT
  7. Harkirat Sahansra, Dep of Gurdeep S. Sahansra, King Kullen Pharm. #46 – FT

 

 

COLLEGE RECIPIENTS

$2,000 Winners

  1. Nicole Poulos, Shoprite #801 – PT
  2. Javan Sawyers, Shoprite #815 – PT
  3. Kyle T. Houlihan, Wild by Nature #201 – PT
  4. Jhon C. Oropeza, Stop & Shop #545 - PT
  5. Kyle Yee, King Kullen #55 – PT
  6. Joseph M. Materia, King Kullen #23 - PT