Archives for July 2021

OPSEU scholarships – apply now!

Are you an OPSEU/SEFPO member in good standing?

Do you have a dependant enrolled at a Canadian university, college or publicly funded, publicly run post-secondary institution in Ontario for the 2021-22 fall/winter term?

There are a variety of scholarships available to dependants of OPSEU/SEFPO members in good standing.

 

Click here to see a full description, eligibility criteria and a copy of the application forms for each OPSEU/SEFPO scholarship.

 

The following scholarships are available!

The Fred Upshaw Scholarship

Deadline for applications: July 30, 2021

The Larry Cripps Scholarship Fund

Deadline for applications: July 30, 2021

OPSEU/SEFPO Global Solidarity Scholarship

Deadline for applications: July 30, 2021

The Amy Stiles Scholarship

Deadline for applications: July 30, 2021

The Karen Millar Memorial Scholarship

Deadline for applications: July 30, 2021

Curt Bishop Scholarship Fund 

Deadline for applications: August 4, 2021

HPD Scholarship Fund

Deadline for applications: September 4, 2021

The Carol McGregor Scholarship

Deadline for applications: September 14, 2021

OPSEU Local 101 donates to 3 outstanding local charities!

OPSEU Local 101’s Donations Committee was pleased to select 3 local charities to receive donations for 2021. 

 

WETRA (Windsor Essex Therapeutic Riding Association)

Launch Pad Recovery Centre

Oneday Dreams

OPSEU Provincial Young Workers Committee Online Conference!

Illustration of a hand holding a cell phone. Provincial Young Workers CommitteeIf you identify as a young worker consider attending the OPSEU Provincial Young Workers Committee (PYC) online conference on August 14th, 2021.

The 13th Annual Young Workers Conference is titled: “Young Workers in the Post Pandemic World: How to Organize, Mobilize and Strategize using Digital Media”

In recognition of the PYC’s motto, this event will EDUCATE, MOTIVATE and MOBILIZE young workers into action whether it is in their local communities, workplaces or in the labour movement.

Deadline has been extended to July 16th so don’t delay. Funds exist for OPSEU Local 101 members to attend such educational events. Follow the link below for more information and how to apply:

Apply to attend the 2021 Young Workers Conference