More Union Scholarships!
For CFT members and their dependents


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The AFT and the AFL-CIO offer scholarships and professional grants to members and their children or dependents. Learn about their programs below.

Robert G. Porter Scholarship Program

The AFT awards four $8000 scholarships to high school seniors who are dependents of AFT members, as well as 20 one-time education grants of $1000 to AFT members. 

Union Plus Scholarship Program

The AFL-CIO offers scholarships ranging from $500 to $4000 to union members, their spouses, and their dependents who are enrolled at an accredited institution of higher education. Scholarships are also available to graduate students.