Joseph Whiteford Scholarship

Each year, Local 213 offers a $500 Joseph Whiteford Scholarship to a member, spouse or the son or daughter of a member in good standing with Local 213.

Applicants must:

  • be a full-time student attending a post-secondary university, college or institute, or be in Grade 11 or 12
  • have strong academic standing and be able to demonstrate financial need

Applications should be submitted in writing and contain:

  • the purpose of the applicant’s education (goals)
  • an explanation of the need for financial assistance
  • a transcript of marks for the last semester or school period
  • name of the member, spouse or parent who is a Teamster member in good standing; that member’s social insurance number and place of employment (whether full time or part time)
  • the applicant’s social insurance number; his or her place of employment if employed, and whether full time or part time
  • details of all other bursaries or scholarships won by the applicant

Applications for the Joseph Whiteford Scholarship must be received in the local office no later than October 15.