Scholarships and Education information


UFCW 227 distributes five (5) $2,000 scholarships for students pursuing post‐secondary education each year. UFCW Local 227 members, their spouses and dependents are eligible to apply. Applications will be available after the Thanksgiving holiday. Please call Amy Brewer at (502) 582-3508 or (800) 443-5191 ext. 162 to request an application. 

UFCW International Union Scholarship
Every year the UFCW International offers scholarships to union members or their immediate family who want to further their education and demonstrate a commitment to their communities and to UFCW values.

Union Plus Scholarship Program
For the past 20 years, Union Plus has distributed over 3.4 million scholarship dollars to union members and their families. Amounts range from $500 to $4,000. These one-time cash awards are for study beginning in the Fall of 2019. Students may re-apply each year.