Scholarships

The North Central States Regional Council of Carpenters has several scholarship opportunities available for members and dependents of members who are pursuing additional education or apprenticeship. These are all one-time awards.


Construction 
Management Degree Scholarship – for members
A one-time $1,000 scholarship is available for members in good standing who complete a Construction Management degree.

Eligibility Requirements
Members must complete the degree requirements and write an essay, “How the Carpenters Union has benefited me and/or my family.”


Career Connections Scholarship for New Apprentices 

A $500 scholarship for the Council’s apprenticeship program to high school graduates who have the completed the Career Connections Project Book 3 in school. To learn more about the Council’s Career Connections program click here. This scholarship can be used for tools and work boots.

Eligibility Requirements
To be eligible for this scholarship, students must:

– Complete Career Connections Project Book 3 (commercial construction, residential construction, millwright and welding curriculum)

– Write an essay, “How the Carpenters Union has benefited me and/or my family.”

– Complete 3,000 hours of on-the-job training in our apprenticeship program

Applicants will need to provide a copy of their Career Connections certificate of completion from the Training Fund with their application


Scholarships for Children of Members

The Regional Council also offers $500 scholarships available for dependents of members to help them pursue post-secondary education.

Eligibility Requirements
To be eligible for this scholarship, students must:

– Have a parent or guardian who is a member in good standing of a UBC Local within the NCSRCC jurisdiction that is participating in the Scholarship Fund

– Be enrolled full-time (12 credit hours) in an accredited post-secondary program

– Applicants must submit post-secondary transcript that shows a completed semester as a full-time student with passing grades along with their application.
Please email transcript to ssteele@ncsrcc.org or mail to:
NCSRCC
Attn: Scholarship Application
700 Olive Street
Saint Paul, MN, 55130

The deadline for all applications is April 1, 2020.

The number of scholarships awarded will depend on the amount of money raised for the Scholarship Fund.