Casting your Future – UAW Local 668 Scholarship

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July 13, 2012

The International Union, United Automobile, Aerospace and Agricultural Implement Workers of America (UAW) is one of the largest and most diverse unions in North America and is committed to improving the lives of working men and women around the globe. Here in Saginaw, Amalgamated UAW Local 668 proudly represents the hourly employees at the General Motors Saginaw Metal Casting Operations plant and the Knight Facilities Maintenance Group at the same facility.

 

Our commitment is unwavering to the education of the youth of this country. The success of our middle class is directly dependent on education which provides the skills required to compete in a global economy.

 

UAW local 668

Harry Cripps, President
Manuel Dosal, Jr., Vice President

Candice Izzo, Recording Secretary
Lisa Mora Jackson, Financial Secretary/Treasurer
Bill Savage, Bargaining Chairman, Unit #1

Derrick L. Akins, Sr., Bargaining Chairman, Unit #2

 

A special thank you to Howard Dunbar and Larry Jones for their contributions.

  

 Qualifications

● Minimum 2.0 GPA for high school student, minimum 2.5 GPA for college student
● High school senior or college student
● Resident of Michigan
● Pursuing an undergraduate degree or vocational studies
● Attending an accredited college, trade or vocational school
● Part- or full-time enrollment

 Evaluation Criteria

Financial need; career goals as defined by essay; overall involvement in community, school, and work activities; special essay.

 

Special Attachment Required

Please refer to the online scholarship application for more information.

 

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