We have a variety of scholarships available for application submission.  Please note that applicants must be a child of a member.  


A memorial scholarship for two thousand dollars ($2,000.00) will be offered annually in the name of Thomas G. Ellis to the child of a member who has the highest average on graduation from a senior secondary school.  This scholarship award will be for further education.  A letter of application, including a copy of marks received by the applicant from the senior secondary school attended, and stating the name of the institute of further education, must be made to the Secretary-Treasurer prior to September 1st.


A CUPE 728 Scholarship Awards of one thousand dollars ($1,000.00) to a child of a Local 728 member and, that academic standing be the criteria and that the presentation, when possible, be made at a regular Union meeting and, the application process be advertised in the Chronicle and, that payment of the scholarship be made on notification to the Union that the recipient is enrolled in a post-secondary education facility.


Two (2) CUPE 728 Scholarship Awards each for five hundred dollars ($500.00) to the child of a member and will be made annually by random draw.  All applications from secondary school graduates stating the name of the institute of further education will be eligible for the draw, exclusive of the successful recipients of the two preceding scholarship awards. 


Two (2) CUPE 728 Scholarship Awards for one thousand ($1000.00) each for students who identify as indigenous.”

Below find the fillable application for scholarships.  Once filled please print the form and hand it in to the office.  If you choose to email in your application please be sure to email a completed form to and NOT through the website, be sure to include “Scholarship application” in the header and provide all appropriate contact information for yourself the member in the body of the message, Thank you.

CUPE Local 728 Fillable Scholarship Application