You’re the expert. No one knows your job better than you. You know what it takes to get it done, how good it feels when you’ve done it right and how frustrating it can be when something stands in your way.
With AFSCME’s new Facebook groups, you can swap stories, talk shop, plan the next fight and savor the latest victory with members across the country…any time, any place.
By joining your fellow AFSCME members in one of the Facebook groups below, you’ll be front and center forthe most important conversations happening in your field.
Take a look at the current list of AFSCME’s groups. Be sure to press “Join Group/Like Page” after you click on a link below:
Knowledge Is Power
Looking for financial support for college? Each year the AFSCME Family Scholarship Program provides $2,000 scholarships to high school seniors that will be renewed for $2,000 each year for a maximum of four years, provided the student remains enrolled in a full-time course of study. The scholarship may be used for any field of study.
Are You Eligible?
To be eligible, you must:
Be a graduating high school senior whose parent, legal guardian or financially responsible grandparent is a full dues-paying AFSCME member; At the time the scholarship is awarded, be enrolled in a full-time degree program either at an accredited four-year institution or at a two-year institution that will transfer credits to a four-year institution; and Have taken the SAT or the ACT.
How to Apply
To apply, you must meet all eligibility requirements as identified above. Make sure your complete application, with all support documentation (essay, transcripts, letters of recommendations, SAT or ACT scores, proof of AFSCME membership, etc.), is mailed together in one envelope, POSTMARKED NO LATER THAN DECEMBER 31, to:
AFSCME Family Scholarship Program Attention: AFSCME Advantage 1625 L Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20036 Download the application now.
If you have any questions, please call us at (202) 429-5080.
Brothers and Sisters from AFSCME DC 47 joined other union members, civic activists and elected officials in calling on the Pa legislature to vote to adopt a shale tax.