SEIU Local 2 National Bursary Program: 2019

SEIU Local 2 is pleased to be offering a yearly bursary program that will award up to seven bursaries to full-time students who will be attending a University or Community College.

Only active SEIU 2 Union members and their dependants will be eligible to apply.

The following criteria needs to be followed and submitted no later than July 19, 2019 in order to qualify for consideration:

  1. Completed application form (linked here for download)

  2. Proof of acceptance to a University or Community College

  3. Student ID Number

  4. A typed essay, minimum of 750 words, on the topic: “Why Unions are important in today’s world”

Please send all information to:

Attention: Bursary Program
SEIU Local 2 Canada
163 Wyse Road, Dartmouth, NS
B3A 1M5

Or email / scan all documents to

Please note that the bursary amounts awarded will be as follows: three $1000 regional awards, three $1500 regional awards, and one $2500 national award. (Regional awards will mean one applicant per region awarded from the West, East, and Central regions of Canada)