Bursary and Scholarship Applications
PPWC National offers two bursary awards each year. The deadline to have your application in is November 1. For more information and application forms, place click on the links below.
Orville Braaten Memorial Bursary Application
Orville Braaten is one of the founding fathers of the Public and Private Workers of Canada (PPWC). Orville was the first to question the direction of the International Pulp Sulphite Union. He was the first to demand alternatives, the first to talk of Canadian ideals. The bursary is a small remembrance of his legacy by the PPWC.
Angus Macphee Memorial Bursary Application
Angus Macphee was one of the founding fathers of the Public and Private Workers of Canada (PPWC). Angus emerged as the leader by choice of the group of activists who formed this union in 1963. He was our leader while active and our mentor after his retirement. We honour his decades of struggle and leadership in creating the PPWC.
The Confederation of Canadian Unions (CCU/CSC) also offers bursaries to dependant children of members of unions that are affiliates of the CCU/CSC. For more information, and to apply, please click on the link below.
John St Amand / Madeline Parent Annual Bursaries
The Confederation of Canadian Unions will provide annual bursaries of $1,000 for dependent children of members of unions who are affiliated to the CCU/CSC for the purpose of furthering their post-secondary education. Named after Madelaine Parent and John St-Amand, two of the founders of the CCU/CSC, and the finest labour organizers in Canadian history.