Education is a powerful tool for changing the world. The Northwest Hope Foundation and L Walt Derry Scholarship help Local 555 members and their families further their education every year. Applications are now open.
Past winners come from all walks of life and go on to apply their knowledge in building stronger communities. The L Walt Derry Scholarship encourages aspiring students to go into fields that advance rights for workers and their families. Both scholarships make higher education more accessible to Local 555 members and their families.
Applications are due May 5, 2020. You can find the application here. Applications are anonymized before the Scholarship Committee scores them. If you have questions, call (503) 598-6354.