July 13, 2012

Casting your Future – UAW Local 668 Scholarship

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.


  • 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 Career and Technical Education (CTE) training 
  • Attending an accredited college, trade or Career and Technical Education (CTE) training 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